GRE Word List

BIFURCATED

divided into two branches; forked

The meaning of the word bifurcated is divided into two branches; forked.

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WordMeaning
flailbeat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
sproutbegin to grow; give off shoots or buds; N: new growth on a plant; shoot
incarnationact of assuming a human body and human nature; one who personifies something; personification; Ex. previous incarnation/reincarnation
untenable(of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained
finickytoo particular; fussy; difficult to please; too concerned with unimportant details or quality; Ex. finicky about her food
outlandishbizzare; peculiar; unconventional
incantationsinging or chanting of magic spells; magical formula; (the saying of) words used in magic; CF. enchant
trunkmain wooden stem of a tree; human body excluding the head and limbs; torso; prehensile nose of an elephant
corroborateconfirm; support; strengthen
squabbleminor quarrel; bickering; V: engage in a minor quarrel; Ex. squabbling children