Unroot

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. i Unroot To be torn up by the roots.
    • v. t Unroot To tear up by the roots; to eradicate; to uproot.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • unroot To tear up by the roots; extirpate; eradicate: as, to unroot an oak.
    • unroot To be torn up by the roots.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Unroot un-rōōt′ to tear up by the roots.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1st pref. un-, + root,

Usage

In literature:

The English people do not easily change their rooted notions, but they have many unrooted notions.
"The English Constitution" by Walter Bagehot
It simply unrooted dad.
"Burned Bridges" by Bertrand W. Sinclair
And that sentiment would paralyse the Hindoos when entering upon a struggle for unrooting the British from Hindostan.
"The Uncollected Writings of Thomas de Quincey--Vol. 1" by Thomas de Quincey
Unrooted, detached, it might for the time be the more intense, but it had less ways of saving itself.
"Fidelity" by Susan Glaspell
Turn-little-Pea unroots the whole oak and goes off.
"Zoological Mythology, Volume I (of 2)" by Angelo de Gubernatis
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In poetry:

The law of God will have him ston'd outright
Who spends in criminal excess his time,
That the fell vice may be unrooted quite,
And others be deterr'd from such a crime.
"Advice To The Drunkard" by Rees Prichard

In news:

Unrooted cuttings typically take about four and a half to five weeks to root in a 105-sized plug.
A So Cal Edison crews work into the night to repair power lines downed by high winds and trees unrooted by Hurricane Sandy Sunday in Chestnut Ridge, NY.
For example, Kuiper believes breeders are just beginning to scratch the surface with Begonia boliviensis, which he admits are difficult to produce as unrooted cuttings.
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In science:

Note that for a finite unrooted graph G we have dk (G) = dk (λG ).
On the density of triangles and squares in regular finite and unimodular random graphs
The unrooted reachability bound is defined analogously, however for runs beginning at f .
Bounded Termination of Monotonicity-Constraint Transition Systems
The unrooted problem U RB is defined analogously.
Bounded Termination of Monotonicity-Constraint Transition Systems
In E , the reachability bound for f differs from the unrooted reachability bound for f by at most a constant factor.
Bounded Termination of Monotonicity-Constraint Transition Systems
Let Tf be the RB for f , and let T u f be the unrooted reachability bound.
Bounded Termination of Monotonicity-Constraint Transition Systems
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