secondary root

noun

Definition of secondary root

: one of the branches of a primary root

First Known Use of secondary root

1861, in the meaning defined above

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“Secondary root.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/secondary%20root. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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