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root and branch

UK (US roots and all)
completely: Racism must be eliminated, root and branch.
Translations of “root and branch”
in Chinese (Traditional) 徹底, 根本地…
in Chinese (Simplified) 彻底, 根本地…
(Definition of root and branch from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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