extracted a root


extracted a root
found the root of (Mathematics)

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  • Extracted — Extract Ex*tract , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Extracted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Extracting}.] [L. extractus, p. p. of extrahere to extract; ex out + trahere to draw. See {Trace}, and cf. {Estreat}.] 1. To draw out or forth; to pull out; to remove forcibly… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • root beer — a carbonated beverage flavored with syrup made from the extracted juices of roots, barks, and herbs that have been fermented with sugar and yeast. [1835 45, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • root beer — /ˈrut bɪə/ (say rooht bear) noun US a drink containing the extracted juices of various roots, as of dandelion, sarsaparilla, sassafras, etc …   Australian English dictionary

  • Shifting nth-root algorithm — The shifting nth root algorithm is an algorithm for extracting the n th root of a positive real number which proceeds iteratively by shifting in n digits of the radicand, starting with the most significant, and produces one digit of the root on… …   Wikipedia

  • Square root — Measured fall time of a small steel sphere falling from various heights. The data is in good agreement with the predicted fall time of , where h is the height and g is the acceleration of gravity. In mathematics, a square root of a number x is a… …   Wikipedia

  • To extract the root — Extract Ex*tract , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Extracted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Extracting}.] [L. extractus, p. p. of extrahere to extract; ex out + trahere to draw. See {Trace}, and cf. {Estreat}.] 1. To draw out or forth; to pull out; to remove forcibly… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blood|root — «BLUHD ROOT, RUT», noun. 1. a common wild plant of North America that has a red root, red sap, and a white flower that blooms in early spring. It belongs to the poppy family. The sap extracted from its root was formerly used in medicine as a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • licorice root — noun The root of the liquorice plant, from which a sweet flavoring with an anise scent is extracted …   Wiktionary

  • Radical — Rad i*cal (r[a^]d [i^]*kal), a. [F., fr. L. radicalis having roots, fr. radix, icis, a root. See {Radix}.] 1. Of or pertaining to the root; proceeding directly from the root. [1913 Webster] 2. Hence: Of or pertaining to the root or origin;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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