radix

noun ra·dix \ ˈrā-diks \

Definition of radix

plural radices play \ˈrā-də-ˌsēz, ˈra-\ or radixes play \ˈrā-dik-səz\
1 : the base of a number system or of logarithms
2 : the primary source

Origin and Etymology of radix

Latin, root — more at root


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radix

noun ra·dix \ ˈrād-iks \

medical Definition of radix

plural radices play \ˈrād-ə-ˌsēz, ˈrad-\ or radixes play \ˈrād-ik-səz\
: the base or root of something (as a plant or a cranial or spinal nerve)

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