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rooty

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[ roo-tee, root-ee ]
/ ˈru ti, ˈrʊt i /
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adjective, root·i·er, root·i·est.
abounding in or consisting of roots.
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Origin of rooty

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First recorded in 1475–85; root1 + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM rooty

root·i·ness, noun

Other definitions for rooty (2 of 2)

rooty2

or root·i

[ roo-tee, root-ee ]
/ ˈru ti, ˈrʊt i /

noun Indian English.

Origin of rooty

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First recorded in 1880–85, rooty is from the Hindi word rōṭī
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