[rad-i-kuh nt] /ˈræd ɪ kənt/

adjective, Botany.
rooting from the stem, as ivy.

“bringing forth roots,” 1735, from Latin radicantem (nominative radicans), present participle of radicare, from radix “root” (see radish).


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