[deep-roo-tid, -root-id]
deeply rooted; firmly implanted or established: a deep-rooted patriotism; deep-rooted suspicions.


deeprootedness, noun Unabridged
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deep-rooted or deep-seated
(of ideas, beliefs, prejudices, etc) firmly fixed, implanted, or held; ingrained
deep-seated or deep-seated

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Example sentences
While leaf mulch is good at killing turf, it isn't nearly as good at killing
  established, deep-rooted weeds.
Use it to transplant seedlings, or to go after deep-rooted weeds.
They are deep-rooted and systemic, and they limit the policy choices available
  to any administration.
But deep-rooted or real feelings is hardly the cause.
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