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Dictionary entry overview: What does root word mean?
• ROOT WORD (noun)
The noun ROOT WORD has 1 sense:
1. (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed
Familiarity information: ROOT WORD used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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(linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed
Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
thematic vowels are part of the stem
Hypernyms ("root word" is a kind of...):
linguistics (the scientific study of language)
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