Definition: A tree in which one node is designated as the root.
Also known as oriented tree.
See also free tree.
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Entry modified 17 December 2004.
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Paul M. Sant, "rooted tree", in Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [online], Vreda Pieterse and Paul E. Black, eds. 17 December 2004. (accessed TODAY) Available from: https://www.nist.gov/dads/HTML/rootedtree.html