Root

  • 1 Root — Root, n. [Icel. r[=o]t (for vr[=o]t); akin to E. wort, and perhaps to root to turn up the earth. See {Wort}.] 1. (Bot.) (a) The underground portion of a plant, whether a true root or a tuber, a bulb or rootstock, as in the potato, the onion, or… …

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  • 2 ROOT! — is an Australian rock group from Melbourne formed in 2007. Their music combines alt country, blues and indie rock with elements of spoken word, satire, social commentary and post modernism. They have gained attention through a band member being a …

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  • 3 Root — (englisch für „Wurzel“) steht für: Root Konto – ein spezielles Benutzerkonto bei Computer Betriebssystemen Wurzelverzeichnis (englisch root directory) – ein spezielles Verzeichnis in einem Dateisystem, siehe Stammverzeichnis ROOT – ein… …

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  • 4 ROOT — Logo Basisdaten Aktuelle Version: 5.30/00  (28.06.2011) …

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  • 5 root — root1 [ro͞ot, root] n. [ME rote < Late OE < ON rot, akin to OE wyrt, Ger wurzel < IE base * wrād , twig, root > Gr rhiza, L radix, root, ramus, branch] 1. the part of a plant, usually below the ground, that lacks nodes, shoots, and… …

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  • 6 root — Ⅰ. root [1] ► NOUN 1) a part of a plant normally below ground, which acts as a support and collects water and nourishment. 2) the embedded part of a bodily organ or structure such as a hair. 3) (also root vegetable) a turnip, carrot, or other… …

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  • 7 Root — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda En sistemas operativos del tipo Unix, root es el nombre convencional de la cuenta de usuario que posee todos los derechos en todos los modos (mono o multi usuario). root es también llamado superusuario. Normalmente… …

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  • 8 Root — (от англ. root  корень; читается «рут»), или суперпользователь это специальный аккаунт в UNIX подобных системах с идентификатором (UID, User IDentifier) 0, владелец которого имеет право на выполнение всех без исключения операций.… …

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  • 9 Root — (r[=oo]t), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Rooted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rooting}.] 1. To fix the root; to enter the earth, as roots; to take root and begin to grow. [1913 Webster] In deep grounds the weeds root deeper. Mortimer. [1913 Webster] 2. To be firmly… …

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  • 10 .root — es un dominio de primer nivel de Internet que se sabe que existe, pero del cual nunca se ha dado una explicación a su propósito. Aparentemente parece creado y mantenido por VeriSign, empresa que tiene en su poder algunos de los servidores raíz… …

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  • 11 Root — Root, v. i. [AS. wr[=o]tan; akin to wr[=o]t a snout, trunk, D. wroeten to root, G. r[ u]ssel snout, trunk, proboscis, Icel. r[=o]ta to root, and perhaps to L. rodere to gnaw (E. rodent) or to E. root, n.] 1. To turn up the earth with the snout,… …

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  • 12 root — of a plant [OE] and root ‘dig with the nose’ [14] are distinct words. The former was borrowed from Old Norse rót, which goes back ultimately to the Indo European base *wrd . This also produced Latin rādīx ‘root’, source of 429 roux English… …

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  • 13 root — of a plant [OE] and root ‘dig with the nose’ [14] are distinct words. The former was borrowed from Old Norse rót, which goes back ultimately to the Indo European base *wrd . This also produced Latin rādīx ‘root’, source of English radical, radish …

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  • 14 Root — Root, v. t. 1. To plant and fix deeply in the earth, or as in the earth; to implant firmly; hence, to make deep or radical; to establish; used chiefly in the participle; as, rooted trees or forests; rooted dislike. [1913 Webster] 2. To tear up by …

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  • 15 .root — root  имя записи корневого домена системы доменных имён Интернета, иногда использовавшейся для отладки. Её присутствие показывало, что корневая доменная зона не усечена при загрузке корневым сервером имён. В 2006 запись .root была заменена… …

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  • 16 root — root, rout The OED records two verbs spelt root (and pronounced like boot), and no fewer than ten verbs spelt rout (and pronounced like bout). An overlap occurs in the meaning ‘to poke about’, which can be either root about or rout about, each… …

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  • 17 root´ed|ly — root|ed «ROO tihd, RUT ihd», adjective. 1. having roots. 2. Figurative. having taken root; firmly fixed: »a deeply rooted belief. –root´ed|ly, adverb. –root´ed|ness, noun …

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  • 18 root|ed — «ROO tihd, RUT ihd», adjective. 1. having roots. 2. Figurative. having taken root; firmly fixed: »a deeply rooted belief. –root´ed|ly, adverb. –root´ed|ness, noun …

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  • 19 root|er — root|er1 «ROO tuhr, RUT uhr», noun. 1. an uprooter. 2. a machine that roots out or uproots trees, stumps, and the like. 3. a thing or person that takes root. ╂[< root1 + er1] root|er2 «ROO tuhr, RUT uhr», noun. an animal that digs with its… …

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  • 20 root — / rüt, ru̇t/ n in the civil law of Louisiana: descendant by roots: per stirpes Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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