unroot

[ uhn-root, -roo t ]
/ ʌnˈrut, -ˈrʊt /

verb (used with object)

to uproot.

verb (used without object)

to become unrooted.

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Origin of unroot

First recorded in 1400–50, unroot is from the late Middle English word unrooten. See un-2, root1
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British Dictionary definitions for unroot

unroot
/ (ʌnˈruːt) /

verb

(tr) mainly US a less common word for uproot
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