Definition of radix:
- A finite expression, from which a series is derived.
- A number or quantity which is arbitrarily made the fundamental number of any system; a base. Thus, 10 is the radix, or base, of the common system of logarithms, and also of the decimal system of numeration.
- A primitive word, from which spring other words; a radical; a root; an etymon.
- The root of a plant.
floor, nucleotide, substructure, root word, understructure, cornerstone, bag, home, stem, al-Qa'ida, theme, foundation, infrastructure, foot, al-Qaida, pedestal, base of operations, stand, groundwork, basis, fundament, base, alkali, al-Qaeda, radical.
mathematics (part of speech: noun)
- cube root,
- differential calculus,
- square root,
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