root doctor


noun Chiefly Southern U.S.


Nearby words

  1. root caries index,
  2. root cellar,
  3. root climber,
  4. root crop,
  5. root division,
  6. root filament,
  7. root for,
  8. root ginger,
  9. root graft,
  10. root hair

Origin of root doctor

An Americanism dating back to 1815–25

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