GRE Word List


to determine especially by mathematical means

The meaning of the word compute is to determine especially by mathematical means.

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pensivemusingly or dreamily thoughtful
bigotryobstinate or intolerant devotion to one's own opinions and prejudices : the state of mind of a bigot
scuttlea shallow open basket for carrying something (such as grain or garden produce)
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
despondentfeeling or showing extreme discouragement, dejection, or depression
combustiblecapable of combustion
endearto cause to become beloved or admired
discreteconstituting a separate entity : individually distinct
florescencea state or period of flourishing
coquettea woman who endeavors without sincere affection to gain the attention and admiration of men