Definition of Deracinating

1. Verb. (present participle of deracinate) Pulling up by the roots. ¹



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Definition of Deracinating

1. deracinate [v] - See also: deracinate

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Deracinating

dequeued
dequeues
dequeuing
dequity
der-brain
der-brains
deracemization
deracemizations
deracemize
deracemized
deracemizes
deracemizing
deracinate
deracinated
deracinates
deracinating (current term)
deracination
deracinations
deracine
deracoxib
deradelphus
deradicalisation
deradicalise
deradicalised
deradicalises
deradicalising
deradicalization
deradicalize
deradicalized
deradicalizes

Literary usage of Deracinating

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1. The Amateur Emigrant: The Siverado Squatters by Robert Louis Stevenson (1905)
"... mountains and deracinating pines! And yet water it was, and sea-water at that — true Pacific billows, only somewhat rarefied, rolling in mid-air among ..."

2. Types of the Essay by Benjamin Alexander Heydrick (1921)
"... to the eye), with what a plunge of reverberating thunder would it have rolled upon its course, disembowelling mountains and deracinating pines! ..."

3. History of Australia by George William Rusden (1897)
"By common consent the deracinating of Downing-street misrule, and sowing of the seed of self- government in each colony, ..."

4. The War and Culture: A Reply to Professor Münsterberg by John Cowper Powys (1914)
"Culture is too personal, too full of local color, too dramatic, too organic and spontaneous, to lend itself, with good results, to the deracinating process ..."

5. The Medico-chirurgical Review by James Johnson, Henry James Johnson (1823)
"The modern pitch- cap for deracinating the hair, still employed in most of the hospitals and by regular practitioners, is little less barbarous, ..."

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