GRE Word List


serving to alleviate pain

The meaning of the word anodyne is serving to alleviate pain.

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inductiveof, relating to, or employing mathematical or logical induction
slywise in practical affairs
prostratestretched out with face on the ground in adoration or submission
breachinfraction or violation of a law, obligation, tie, or standard
flayto strip off the skin or surface of : skin
merita praiseworthy quality : virtue
tarryto delay or be tardy in acting or doing
verbatimin the exact words : word for word
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