Taproot in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Taproot

the main root system of a plant that grows down vertically

Examples of Taproot in a sentence

The dandelion has a single, thick taproot that helps it draw in lots of nutrients.  🔊

Because it has a long taproot, the plant can suck up water stored deep within the ground.  🔊

Some vegetables have many small roots, but the carrot has one long taproot that burrows deep down in the soil.  🔊

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