rhizome

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ῥίζα (rhíza, root).

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Noun[edit]

rhizome (plural rhizomes)

  1. (botany) A horizontal, underground stem of some plants that sends out roots and shoots from its nodes.
  2. (philosophy) A so-called "image of thought" that apprehends multiplicities. See Rhizome (philosophy).

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Noun[edit]

rhizome m (plural rhizomes)

  1. (botany) rhizome

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