GRE Word List


machine that separates substances by whirling them

The meaning of the word centrifuge is machine that separates substances by whirling them.

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sententiouspithy; terse; concise; aphoristic
mnemonicpertaining to memory; assisting the memory; N: device, such as as formula or rhyme, used as a mnemonic aid
factitiousartificial; produced artificially; sham; false; Ex. factitious tears
bludgeonclub; heavy-headed weapon; V.
oscillatevibrate pendulumlike; waver
hereafterlife after death
overseewatch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision
execratecurse; express abhorrence for; detest
entranceput under a spell(condition caused by magical power); carry away(fill with strong feeling) with emotion; put into a trance; fill with delight
endueprovide with some quality; endow