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square rootnoun [C]

 us   /ˈskweər ˈrut/
mathematics of a ​particularnumber, a ​number that is ​squared (= ​multiplied by itself) to ​produce that ​particularnumber: the square root of 25 is 5
(Definition of square root from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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