adjective, rootier, rootiest.
abounding in or consisting of roots.
noun 1. a part of the body of a plant that develops, typically, from the radicle and grows downward into the soil, anchoring the plant and absorbing nutriment and moisture. 2. a similar organ developed from some other part of a plant, as one of those by which ivy clings to its support. 3. any […]
- Rooting compound
noun 1. (horticulture) a substance, usually a powder, containing auxins in which plant cuttings are dipped in order to promote root growth
- Rooting reflex
rooting reflex root·ing reflex (rōō’tĭng, rut’ĭng) n. A reflex in infants in which rubbing or scratching about the mouth causes the infant to turn its head toward the stimulus.
noun 1. malicious software that allows an unauthorized user to maintain access to a computer by concealing programs and processes, files, or data from the operating system. verb (used with or without object), rootkitted, rootkitting. 2. to install such software on (a computer, electronic device, etc.): I think my system has been rootkitted. noun 1. […]