GRE Word List

CAPILLARY

having a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity

The meaning of the word capillary is having a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity.

Random words

WordMeaning
implicationsomething hinted at or suggested; implying; implicating
fusionunion; coalition; V. fuse
suavityurbanity; polish; ADJ. suave: smooth and courteous
misdemeanorminor crime; misdeed; wrongdoing
philistinenarrow-minded person, uncultured and exclusively interested in material gain; uncultured person who is indifferent to artistic and cultural values; member of an ancient people in Palestine; OP. aesthete
trappingsoutward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
militatework against; Ex. militate against the chances of promotion; CF. serve as a soldier
speciousseemingly reasonable but incorrect; misleading (often intentionally)
maverickrebel; nonconformist (in a group)
subsumeinclude (as a member of a group); encompass