plant vs root root vs plant

plant and root both are nouns.

plant and root both are verbs.

As verbs, root is a hyponym of plant; that is, root is a word with a more specific, narrower meaning than plant and root is a type of plant with the definitions:
  • put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground
Other hyponyms of plant include puddle, checkrow, bed, dibble, afforest, forest, replant, tree.
plant (noun) root (noun)
buildings for carrying on industrial labor (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; absorbs water and mineral salts; usually it anchors the plant to the ground
(botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion the place where something begins, where it springs into being
an actor situated in the audience whose acting is rehearsed but seems spontaneous to the audience (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed
something planted secretly for discovery by another a number that, when multiplied by itself some number of times, equals a given number
the set of values that give a true statement when substituted into an equation
someone from whom you are descended (but usually more remote than a grandparent)
a simple form inferred as the common basis from which related words in several languages can be derived by linguistic processes
the embedded part of a bodily structure such as a tooth, nail, or hair
plant (verb) root (verb)
put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground take root and begin to grow
fix or set securely or deeply come into existence, originate
set up or lay the groundwork for cheer for
place into a river plant by the roots
place something or someone in a certain position in order to secretly observe or deceive dig with the snout
put firmly in the mind become settled or established and stable in one's residence or life style
cause to take roots
plant vs acrogenplant vs actorplant vs aerophyteplant vs afforestplant vs air plantplant vs annualplant vs apomictplant vs appointplant vs aquaticplant vs autophyteplant vs autophytic plantplant vs autotrophplant vs autotrophic organismplant vs bedplant vs beingplant vs biennialplant vs bottling plantplant vs breweryplant vs building complexplant vs buryplant vs checkrowplant vs communicateplant vs complexplant vs constituteplant vs contrivanceplant vs cropplant vs cryptogamplant vs dibbleplant vs disposal plantplant vs distilleryplant vs dodgeplant vs embedplant vs embryoplant vs endemicplant vs engraftplant vs enterplant vs epiphyteplant vs epiphytic plantplant vs escapeplant vs establishplant vs factoryplant vs fixplant vs floraplant vs forestplant vs foundplant vs gametophyteplant vs garden plantplant vs histrionplant vs holophyteplant vs houseplantplant vs hygrophyteplant vs imbedplant vs implantplant vs industrial plantplant vs infixplant vs initiateplant vs insertplant vs instituteplant vs introduceplant vs layplant vs manufactoryplant vs manufacturing plantplant vs microfloraplant vs millplant vs mintplant vs monocarpplant vs monocarpic plantplant vs monocarpous plantplant vs myrmecophyteplant vs nameplant vs neophyteplant vs nestplant vs nominateplant vs non-flowering plantplant vs organismplant vs ornamentalplant vs packing plantplant vs packinghouseplant vs passplant vs pass alongplant vs pass onplant vs perennialplant vs phytoplanktonplant vs pioneerplant vs placeplant vs plant lifeplant vs plantletplant vs playerplant vs poisonous plantplant vs poseplant vs positionplant vs potplant vs pot plantplant vs puddleplant vs putplant vs put acrossplant vs recycling plantplant vs refineryplant vs replantplant vs rock plantplant vs role playerplant vs rootplant vs saltworksplant vs setplant vs sewage disposal plantplant vs sinkplant vs smelterplant vs smelteryplant vs sporophyteplant vs stillplant vs stockplant vs stratagemplant vs thespianplant vs tracheophyteplant vs treeplant vs vascular plantplant vs wildingplant vs wine makerplant vs wineryplant vs works