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take root

If an ​idea, ​belief, or ​systemtakes root ​somewhere, it ​starts to be ​accepted there: Communism has never really taken root in ​England.
(Definition of take root from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “take root”
in Chinese (Simplified) 深入人心, 被牢固树立, 生根…
in Chinese (Traditional) 深入人心, 被牢固樹立, 生根…
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