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  *根* | 根* | *根
root / basis / classifier for long slender objects, e.g. cigarettes, guitar strings / CL: 條|条 / radical (chemistry)
Morgan (name)
to take root
Francis Bacon (1561-1626), English Renaissance philosopher and early scientist
from the start / absolutely / entirely / simply
grass roots (lit. and fig.)
bacon (loanword)
perennial root (botany)
Copenhagen or København, capital of Denmark
(linguistics) root
Michigan, US state
air plant (Bryophyllum pinnatum) / to put down roots
indigo woad root / root of Isatis tinctoria (used in TCM)
to seek one's roots / to get to the bottom of a matter
character root / word root / etymon
tree roots
base of the ear / ear / (Buddhism) sense of hearing
to take root / to establish a base
root of the trouble / cause of the ruin
to trace sth back to its source / to get to the bottom of sth
Reagan (name) / Ronald Reagan (1911-2004), US president (1981-1989)
root of tooth
to cut weeds and eliminate the roots (idiom); to destroy root and branch / to eliminate completely
the innermost depths of one's heart / (Buddhism) manas (the mind)
foot of a wall
tuber of the kudzu vine (Pueraria lobata), used in Chinese medicine
to return home (after a lifetime's absence) / to go back to one's roots
back of tongue / tongue root / dorsal
root tuber / tuberous root
to root out / to eliminate the roots / to cure once and for all
reed rhizome (used in TCM)
Getting Home, 2007 PRC comedy-drama film directed by 張揚|张扬, starring 趙本山|赵本山
lit. a falling leaf returns to the roots (idiom) / fig. all things go back to their source eventually / in old age, an expatriate returns home
aerial root (botany)
Schengen, village in Luxemburg, location of the 1985 signing of the agreement to create the Schengen area 申根區|申根区
cube root (math.)
aerial root (botany)
sections of a city close to the city wall
(math.) root (as in "fourth root (∜)", 4次方根)
fibrous roots
ticket stub
an incompletely cured illness / an old complaint / the root cause of trouble
Thuringia (state in Germany)
Groningen, province and city in the Netherlands
money market / money
to cure completely
hydroxide radical (-OH)
lit. to dig up the root / to get to the heart of (the matter)
lifeblood / the thing that one cherishes most in life / (coll.) family jewels (male genitals)
Morgan (name)
Wigan, town in England (Tw)
a falling leaf returns to the roots (idiom); everything has its ancestral home / In old age, an expatriate longs to return home.
branching root / rootlet
lateral root (botany)
underlying cause of poverty
lit. cut grass and pull out roots (idiom); fig. to destroy root and branch / to eradicate
negative ion / acid radical
the root cause (of evil) / bane (Buddhism)
real root (of a polynomial)
Francis Bacon (1561-1626), English Renaissance philosopher and early scientist
a strand of hair / pipe cleaner
Jurgen (name)
root of tooth
at the base / at the root / (of a leg) just below the crutch
(lit. and fig.) to uproot
taproot (main root growing vertically down)
Hakone, city on the east coast of Japan southwest of Tokyo
a double root of an equation
fig. a tree may grow a thousand zhang high, but its leaves return to their roots (proverb) / fig. everything has its ancestral home / in old age, an expatriate returns home
surd (math.)
acetyl radical CH3COO-
conjugate surd (math.)
fool / stupid
Harlingen, the Netherlands
(math.) root of unity
to gossip / to argue unnecessarily
Erlangen (town in Bavaria)
An Jung-geun or Ahn Joong-keun (1879-1910), Korean independence activist, famous as assassin of Japanese prime minister ITŌ Hirobumi 伊藤博文 in 1909
Michigan, US state (Tw)
Scheveningen, resort in Den Haag (The Hague), Netherlands
square root
Heineken (Dutch brewing company) / see also 喜力
short-stem Ardisia (Ardisia brevicaulis)
to eavesdrop / to listen in secret to sb's conversations
succulent root (botany)
variant of 腳跟|脚跟
Taiwan equivalent of 里根

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