GRE Word List

CONIFER

pine tree (usu. evergreen); cone-bearing tree; ADJ. coniferous; CF. deciduous; CF. evergreen

The meaning of the word conifer is pine tree (usu. evergreen); cone-bearing tree; ADJ. coniferous; CF. deciduous; CF. evergreen.

Random words

WordMeaning
debunkexpose as false, exaggerated, worthless, etc.; ridicule
strewspread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
benefactorgift giver; patron; person who does good or who gives money for a good purpose
deleteriousharmful
sedulousdiligent; assiduous; paying attention; N. sedulity
chroniclong established as a disease
serenitycalmness; placidity; ADJ. serene
simianmonkeylike; N: ape or monkey
septicof or causing sepsis; putrid; producing putrefaction; N. sepsis: poisoning of part of the body (producing pus)
disbanddissolve; disperse; (of a group) break up and separate; Ex. The club has disbanded.