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Deracinate

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Verb

1. deracinate, uproot

move (people) forcibly from their homeland into a new and foreign environment

Example Sentences:
'The war uprooted many people'

2. deracinate, extirpate, root out, uproot

pull up by or as if by the roots

Example Sentences:
'uproot the vine that has spread all over the garden'

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Deracinate

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verb (transitive)
1. 
to pull up by or as if by the roots; uproot; extirpate
2. 
to remove, as from a natural environment

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Deracinate

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verb transitiveWord forms: deˈraciˌnated or deˈraciˌnating
1. 
to pull up by or as by the roots; uproot; eradicate
2. 
to separate from one's roots or ties, esp. ethnic or national ones

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Deracinate

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tr.v. de·rac·i·nat·ed, de·rac·i·nat·ing, de·rac·i·nates
1. To pull out by the roots; uproot.
2. To displace from one's native or accustomed environment.

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