rootlessness
noun see root I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • rootlessness — ruːtlɪsnɪs n. absence of roots; instability, unsteadiness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rootlessness — root·less·ness …   English syllables

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  • rootlessness — noun ( es) : the quality or state of being rootless …   Useful english dictionary

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