GRE Word List

ADJURATION

solemn urging; V. adjure: entreat earnestly; enjoin solemnly

The meaning of the word adjuration is solemn urging; V. adjure: entreat earnestly; enjoin solemnly.

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WordMeaning
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windfallfallen fruit; unexpected lucky event
edificebuilding (of imposing size)
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