[ net-roots, ‐roo ts ]
/ ˈnɛtˌruts, ‐ˌrʊts /
an online community of grassroots political activists who use blogs and other social media to achieve results: The netroots have had genuine impact, changing U.S. politics in many ways.
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All this apocalyptic fear mongering has an impact on netroot “news” as well.Wingnuts Excerpt—The Hatriots: Armed and Dangerous|John Avlon|March 30, 2010|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for netroot
/ (ˈnɛtˌruːt) /
a political activist who promotes his or her cause via the internet
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