Root in Tagalog

What is the translation of word Root in Tagalog/Filipino ?

Meaning of Root in Tagalog is : ugat

Defenition of word Root

  • the part of a plant that attaches it to the ground or to a support, typically underground, conveying water and nourishment to the rest of the plant via numerous branches and fibers.
  • the basic cause, source, or origin of something.
  • an act of rooting.
  • cause (a plant or cutting) to grow roots.

Other meanings of Root

Examples

cacti have deep and spreading roots