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Synonyms for rootbound

Adjective

1. potbound, rootbound, planted (vs. unplanted)
usage: (of a potted plant) grown too large for its container resulting in matting or tangling of the roots
2. rootbound, tangled (vs. untangled)
usage: having the roots matted or densely tangled; "shaggy untended lawns of old trees and rootbound scented flowers and shrubs"- William Faulkner
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