GRE Word List

ANACHRONISM

an error in chronology

The meaning of the word anachronism is an error in chronology.

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casteone of the hereditary social classes in Hinduism that restrict the occupation of their members and their association with the members of other castes
extricateto free or remove from an entanglement or difficulty
ecosystemthe complex of a community of organisms and its environment functioning as an ecological unit
environencircle
underlyinglying beneath or below
discriminateto mark or perceive the distinguishing or peculiar features of
obstinatestubbornly adhering to an opinion, purpose, or course in spite of reason, arguments, or persuasion
philistinea native or inhabitant of ancient Philistia
multiplicitythe quality or state of being multiple or various
compatiblecapable of existing together in harmony