rootage

noun
root·​age | \ ˈrü-tij How to pronounce rootage (audio) , ˈru̇- \

Definition of rootage

1 : a developed system of roots

First Known Use of rootage

1855, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Rootage.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rootage. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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