disroot

transitive verb
dis·​root | \ dəs, (ˈ)dis+ \

Definition of disroot

1 : to tear up the roots of : tear up by the roots replanted the disrooted shrubbery
2 : to dislodge especially from a fixed position

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History and Etymology for disroot

dis- entry 1 + root (noun)

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“Disroot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/disroot. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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