GRE Word List

ADJUNCT

something joined or added to another thing but not essentially a part of it

The meaning of the word adjunct is something joined or added to another thing but not essentially a part of it.

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WordMeaning
ensueto strive to attain : pursue
reproachan expression of rebuke or disapproval
ventralof or relating to the belly : abdominal
prolificproducing young or fruit especially freely : fruitful
distortto twist (see twist
demographicthe statistical characteristics of human populations (such as age or income) used especially to identify markets
institutionalizeto make into an institution : give character of an institution to
litotesunderstatement in which an affirmative is expressed by the negative of the contrary (as in "not a bad singer" or "not unhappy")
elevationthe height to which something is elevated: such as
perspicuousplain to the understanding especially because of clarity and precision of presentation