GRE Word List


the act or process of compiling

The meaning of the word compilation is the act or process of compiling.

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incidencerate of occurrence or influence
ramshackleappearing ready to collapse : rickety
dioramaa scenic representation in which a partly translucent painting is seen from a distance through an opening
virusany of a large group of submicroscopic infectious agents that are usually regarded as nonliving extremely complex molecules, that typically contain a protein coat surrounding an RNA or DNA core of genetic material but no semipermeable membrane, that are capable of growth and multiplication only in living cells, and that cause various important diseases in humans, animals, and plants
treatisea systematic exposition or argument in writing including a methodical discussion of the facts and principles involved and conclusions reached
standstilla state characterized by absence of motion or of progress : stop
winsomegenerally pleasing and engaging often because of a childlike charm and innocence
limpto walk lamely
convexcurved or rounded outward like the exterior of a sphere or circle
exhilaratingcausing strong feelings of happy excitement and elation : thrilling