Rhizome

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In botany an dendrology, a rhizome (/ˈrzm/, frae Auncient Greek: rhízōma "mass o ruits",[1] from rhizóō "cause tae strike ruit")[2] is a modified subterranean stem o a plant that is uisually fopnd unnergrund, eften sendin oot ruits an shuits frae its nodes.

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  1. ῥίζωμα. Liddell, Henry George; Scott, Robert; A Greek–English Lexicon at the Perseus Project
  2. ῥιζόω