radicant

radicant

[rad-i-kuhnt]
adjective Botany.
rooting from the stem, as ivy.

Origin:
1745–55; < Latin rādīcant- (stem of rādīcāns, present participle of rādīcārī to grow roots, take root), equivalent to rādīc- (stem of rādīx) root1 + -ant- -ant

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