GRE Word List


aqueduct; passageway for fluids

The meaning of the word conduit is aqueduct; passageway for fluids.

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shangri-laimaginary remote paradise on earth; CF. Lost Horizon
caldronlarge kettle
unfledgedimmature; not having the feathers necessary to fly; CF. fledgling
warrentunnels in which rabbits live; overcrowded living area; crowded conditions in which people live
ascriberefer; attribute; assign
obeisancebow (to show respect and obedience)
banalhackneyed; commonplace; trite; lacking originality; cliched
ewefemale sheep
subversivetending to overthrow or ruin; V. subvert: overthrow completely (an established system); destroy completely; CF. undermine ?
institutioninstituting; (building for the) organization; established custom, practice, or relationship in a society; mental hospital; Ex. institution of marriage