GRE Word List

CODA

concluding section of a musical or literary composition

The meaning of the word coda is concluding section of a musical or literary composition.

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WordMeaning
kindredrelated; belonging to the same group; similar in nature or character; Ex. kindred languages; N: relative; kin; kinship
baneposion; cause of ruin; ADJ. baneful: harmful; poisonous
cardinalchief; most important; N: priest; cardinal number: number that shows quantity rather thatn order
dawdleloiter; hang around; waste time doing nothing
triviatrifles; unimportant matters
centrifugemachine that separates substances by whirling them
feinttrick; shift; sham blow; feigned attack to draw away defensive action; V.
correlationmutual relationship
idiomexpression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings of its individual words; distinctive style (of expression); Ex. idiom of the modern popular music; ADJ. idiomatic
eugenicpertaining to the improvement of race; N. eugenics: study of hereditary improvement of the human race