GRE Word List

ARTIFACTS

object made by human beings, either hand-made or mass-produced

The meaning of the word artifacts is object made by human beings, either hand-made or mass-produced.

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WordMeaning
canvassdetermine or seek opinions, votes, etc.; go through (a region) to solicit votes or orders; conduct a survey; N.
murmurlow, indistinct, continuous sound; V. CF. mumble
hereafterlife after death
remissiontemporary moderation (of disease symptoms); remitting of a debt or punishment; cancelation of a debt; pardon; Ex. The disease went into remission; Ex. Christians pray for the remission of sins.
superfluousexcessive; overabundant; unnecessary; N. superfluity
censor(in ancient Rome) overseer of morals (also taking the census); person who eliminates inappropriate matter; V.
gustoeager enjoyment; zest; enthusiasm
incrementincrease
disparatebasically different; impossible to compare; unrelated
exaltraise in rank or dignity; praise highly; inspire; Ex. exalt the imagination; ADJ. exalted; N. exaltation