GRE Word List

ASSAY

analyze (to discover what materials are present); evaluate (soil or ore)

The meaning of the word assay is analyze (to discover what materials are present); evaluate (soil or ore).

Random words

WordMeaning
interjectionexclamation; Ex. ``Ouch''
precipitantsomething that causes a substance in a chemical solution to separate out in solid form; ħÀüÁŠ; OP. solvent
bardpoet
ordinancedecree; authoritative order
hygienescience and practice of the promotion and preservation of health; ADJ. hygienic: showing careful attention to cleanness (to prevent disease); Ex. hygienic condition
marspoil the appearance of
catapultslingshot; hurling machine; V: fire from catapult
imperativeabsolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
indiscriminatechoosing at random; confused; not based on careful distinctions
dawdleloiter; hang around; waste time doing nothing