A lower or supporting part; base
(Linguis.) Any morpheme to which prefixes, suffixes, etc. are or can be added; stem or root
The main upward-growing axis of a plant, having nodes and bearing leaves, usually extending in a direction opposite to that of the root and above the ground, and serving to support the plant and to transport and store food materials; specif., the main stalk or trunk of a tree, shrub, or other plant, from which leaves, flowers, and fruit develop
The definition of a theme is a topic, a recurring idea or a short melody.
(Math.) The indicated root of a quantity or quantities, shown by an expression written under the radical sign
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