GRE Word List

CONSERVATORY

a greenhouse for growing or displaying plants

The meaning of the word conservatory is a greenhouse for growing or displaying plants.

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WordMeaning
bureaucracya body of nonelected government officials
carapacea bony or chitinous case or shield covering the back or part of the back of an animal (such as a turtle or crab)
disportsport
durationcontinuance in time
factiousof or relating to faction: such as
helma lever or wheel controlling the rudder of a ship for steering
scadany of several carangid fishes (especially of the genus Decapterus)
quietudea quiet state : repose
contritefeeling or showing sorrow and remorse for improper or objectionable behavior, actions, etc.
accretionthe process of growth or enlargement by a gradual buildup: such as