1The process of radicating or taking root, an instance of this; the fact or condition of being firmly established; rootedness.
Common in the 17th century.
The extraction of a root.
Late 15th century. From post-classical Latin radication-, radicatio rooting, establishing, place where a blood vessel originates from classical Latin rādīcāt-, past participial stem of rādīcārī + -iō.