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rootle out

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To root or grub out; seek and eliminate •Chiefly British: rootle out Government fraud and waste

[an 1809 source says ''to dig up roots like swine'']

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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