You are correct!
From our dictionary:de•rac•in•ate
(di•ras'u•nAt"), —v.t., -nat•ed, -nat•ing.
1. to pull up by the roots; uproot; extirpate; eradicate.
2. to isolate or alienate (a person) from a native or customary culture or environment.
About Infoplease, Part of FEN Learning
© 2000–2017 Sandbox Networks, Inc., publishing as Infoplease