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A famous dance established in Garden City, NY. To accomplish the "Root," you must put one foot in front of the other and move in a skipping motion. Your legs do not cross, and each time your front foot hits the floor, you bend down and dip your head.
I'm so happy tonight, so I think I'm going to do the Root!
by Jack Wein April 17, 2006