GRE Word List


the ability to retain a bodily discharge voluntarily

The meaning of the word continence is the ability to retain a bodily discharge voluntarily.

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paraphrasea restatement of a text, passage, or work giving the meaning in another form
disperseto cause to break up (see break up
astutehaving or showing shrewdness and an ability to notice and understand things clearly : mentally sharp or clever
ostensibleintended for display : open to view
opalescentreflecting an iridescent light
inquisitorone who inquires or makes inquisition
vernalof, relating to, or occurring in the spring
lecheryinordinate (see inordinate
entrancepower or permission to enter : admission