GRE Word List

COMPOST

mixture of decaying organic matter used as fertilizer; V: put or make compost

The meaning of the word compost is mixture of decaying organic matter used as fertilizer; V: put or make compost.

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sagaScandinavian myth; any legend; long heroic narrative
pellucidtransparent; limpid(crystal clear); clear in meaning; easy to understand
maniacalraging mad; insane; N. maniac: insane person; CF. mania: disorder of the mind; intense enthusiasm
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