Word of the Day – Feb. 19 – Deracinate

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Verb: Deracinate  (\dee-RASS-uh-nayt)


1. Uproot

2. To remove or separate from a native environment or culture, especially to remove the racial or ethnic characteristics or influences from.

Sample sentence: The old garden book said we should deracinate every other plant in the row to allow the surviving plants to grow.

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