GRE Word List

APIARY

a place where bees are kept

The meaning of the word apiary is a place where bees are kept.

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concoctto prepare by combining raw materials
concertedmutually contrived or agreed on
laboriousinvolving, requiring, or characterized by hard and sustained effort : arduous
bellicosefavoring or inclined to start quarrels or wars
mediocreof moderate or low quality, value, ability, or performance : ordinary
debutanteone making a debut (see debut
ascendancygoverning or controlling influence : domination
adornto enhance the appearance of especially with beautiful objects
blasphemythe act of insulting or showing contempt or lack of reverence for God
baroqueof, relating to, or having the characteristics of a style of artistic expression prevalent especially in the 17th century that is marked generally by use of complex forms, bold ornamentation, and the juxtaposition of contrasting elements often conveying a sense of drama, movement, and tension