GRE Word List


every two years

The meaning of the word biennial is every two years.

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plumberone who installs and repairs pipes and plumbing(pipes)
proximitynearness; ADJ. proximate
affluenceabundance; wealth
circumscribelimit; confine; draw a line around
derivativeunoriginal; obtained from another source; Ex. derivative prose style; N.
orificemouthlike opening; small opening (esp. to a cavern or passage of the body); CF. mouth
emollientsoothing or softening remedy (for the skin); ADJ.
scourgelash; whip (formerly used for punishment); source of severe punishment; V: whip; afflict
amisswrong; faulty; Ex. something amiss; ADV.
infractionviolation (of a rule or regulation); breach