Definitions

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  • n. A root of the polynomial x5 + x + a, where a is a complex number.
  • n. An extreme political radical.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Extremely radical; occupying the extreme radical position, as in politics.

Etymologies

ultra- +‎ radical (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The radical mastectomy had thus edged into the “superradical” and then into the “ultraradical,” an extraordinarily morbid, disfiguring procedure in which surgeons removed the breast, the pectoral muscles, the axillary nodes, the chest wall, and occasionally the ribs, parts of the sternum, the clavicle, and the lymph nodes inside the chest.

    The Emperor of All Maladies

  • He removed the malignant lumps locally with a minor operation i.e., without resorting to radical or ultraradical surgery.

    The Emperor of All Maladies

  • The authors also singled out "cellar mosques" which had no link to official Islam and whose ultraradical members serve as a kind of "thought police." posted by GayandRight @ 10:26 AM

    Integration problems in Malmo....

  • Saeed Ahmed Abdullah was a devout follower of the ultraradical Wahhabi sect of Islam.

    Consent to Kill

  • All of Ruth's life had been spent in contact with the abnormal, the ultraradical.

    Youth Challenges

  • When I returned to Paris, after the autumn had passed, I told the story to an artist friend, an ultraradical, how I stood at my window with a loaded rifle by my side, and the Emperor twenty feet below, and he shouted with fury, “And you didn't kill him?”

    The Autobiography of a Journalist

  • When I returned to Paris, after the autumn had passed, I told the story to an artist friend, an ultraradical, how I stood at my window with a loaded rifle by my side, and the Emperor twenty feet below, and he shouted with fury, "And you didn't kill him?"

    The Autobiography of a Journalist, Volume I

  • Literally thousands of genres of Internet radio exist, from oldies, classical and religious to ultraradical talk, from the right and left.

    post-gazette.com - News

  • Nokia Requests ITC Investigation Into Apple Patent Infringement religious to ultraradical talk Early fans of the iPhone bemoaned that, unlike many of its

    WN.com - Articles related to Nokia 5730 XpressMusic: Music with punch

  • “We’re very good at being extremist in many ways, and this is just another way of being ultraradical,” the Sage explained.33 “In the 1960s, women wore miniskirts, but inside they were very traditional; they would kiss, but not on the lips.

    Let the Swords Encircle Me

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