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Amid a national economic crisis, a movement sprang up that was both genuinely grass-roots and assisted by elite Republicans.

Quartz’s membership product is unique because unlike a trade publisher rooted in a single industry, Quartz’s readers come to it to learn about the niche areas of focus, like climate tech and the podcast industry, as well as macro-trends.

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Facebook also said in its update its artificial intelligence systems are getting significantly better at rooting out posts with hate speech, even as the content continues to proliferate on its social media sites.

Populus tremuloides, the quaking aspen, grows in clonal colonies, which means each stem in a grove is genetically identical, connected by an immense underground root system called a rhizome.

Because they have a dense network of roots that can survive both above and below the waterline, the mangroves reduce wave force and capture sediments.

But secretly rooting for the good Israelis and wishing them success is one thing.

Before I was the underdog, slowly growing so people were rooting me on.

Even as a Democrat, I am rooting for the GOP to seize this slam-dunk opportunity.

And it all began with a young model rooting through Paris flea markets to find something that made her feel good.

And the press, no matter what she did, they were never rooting for her.

He walked first to one side, and then the other, rooting in the dirt with his funny, rubbery nose.

Just as he was he got up out of his leaf-bed, and began rooting around in the ground for acorns.

I left them as they were, and busied myself with rooting out undeniable weeds and carting off the slash and rubbish.

In between, the soil was all harrowed and upturned into great cusps as though many swine had been rooting there for mast.

The pigs wandered over the hills rooting under the tender grass.


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On this page you'll find 56 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to rooting, such as: acclaim, accolade, kudos, ovation, praise, and standing ovation.

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