Radix

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radix

Origin: L. Radix, -icis, root. See Radish.

1. (Science: philosophy) A primitive, from which spring other words; a radical; a root; an etymon.

2. (Science: mathematics) A finite expression, from which a series is derived.

3. (Science: botany) The root of a plant.