GRE Word List

ADVENTITIOUS

coming from another source and not inherent or innate

The meaning of the word adventitious is coming from another source and not inherent or innate.

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WordMeaning
shackhut
expoundto set forth : state
apiculturethe keeping of bees especially on a large scale
sustenancemeans of support, maintenance, or subsistence : living
presentimenta feeling that something will or is about to happen : premonition
computeto determine especially by mathematical means
ruminateto go over in the mind repeatedly and often casually or slowly
congruentcongruous
badinageplayful repartee : banter
immobilitynot moving : motionless