|1.||[ verb ] move (people) forcibly from their homeland into a new and foreign environment|
"The war uprooted many people"
|Related terms:||place deracination|
|2.||[ verb ] pull up by or as if by the roots|
|Synonyms:||root_out extirpate pull_up uproot|
"uproot the vine that has spread all over the garden"
|Related terms:||move deracination|