GRE Word List
The meaning of the word carapace is a bony or chitinous case or shield covering the back or part of the back of an animal (such as a turtle or crab).
|making soft or supple
|the letter q
|a member of a school of philosophy founded by Zeno of Citium about 300 b.c.
|to beg for urgently or anxiously
|to free from restraint, control, or the power of another
|a sudden, impulsive, and seemingly unmotivated notion or action
|contrary to nature, reason, or common sense : absurd
|the act or an instance of conceding (as by granting something as a right, accepting something as true, or acknowledging defeat)
|a usually simple object (such as a tool or ornament) showing human workmanship or modification as distinguished from a natural object