The directory at the highest level of a hierarchy.
More example sentences
- What can I do to make a user's directory be like a root directory, where the user just has an access to that directory or subdirectory?
- To do this, go to the root directory of the source code and execute.
- The installation program on the tested version doesn't yet support long path names, so installation essentially must be off the root directory.
Definition of root directory in:
- The British & World English dictionary