GRE Word List


a concise statement of a principle

The meaning of the word aphorism is a concise statement of a principle.

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stanzaa division of a poem consisting of a series of lines arranged together in a usually recurring pattern of meter and rhyme : strophe
endemicbelonging or native to a particular people or country
gloss_overexplain away with the intention of deceiving or hiding faults
slagthe dross or scoria of a metal