GRE Word List


a younger brother or son

The meaning of the word cadet is a younger brother or son.

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adventitiouscoming from another source and not inherent or innate
moleculethe smallest particle of a substance that retains all the properties (see property
ellipticalof, relating to, or shaped like an ellipse
incumbentthe holder of an office or ecclesiastical benefice
stymieto present an obstacle to : stand in the way of
optionalinvolving an option : not compulsory
prerogativean exclusive or special right, power, or privilege: such as
gloss_overexplain away with the intention of deceiving or hiding faults
invalidateto make invalid