The roots of the ivy plant tunnelled into the house, destroying the bricks and foundation.
The root of the iris plant is used in perfumery.
Janists do not eat the roots of any plant.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1
We speak of Marx and Engels, communism's Russian root.
The root of her grief is the loss of her beloved Father.
She wanted to get back to her roots.
Money is the root of all evil.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2
Thematic vowels are part of the root.
The roots of words are often determined by looking at how words are similar across many daughter languages.
The root of the past-tense verb 'went' is 'go'.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3, 7
4 is the square root of 16.
The root of the equation is x equals 2.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4, 5
My family's root is the matriarch of the Cullen clan.
Her family's roots are in French royalty.
Discovering her family's roots meant looking for records from Staten Island.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 6
The tooth was so rotted that the root died, and the dentist had to do a root canal.
A curled part of the nerve remained in the root and so the whole thing had to be removed.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 8