GRE Word List

CORDON

extended line of men or fortifications to prevent access or egress; ( ܵ ġ) ; V.

The meaning of the word cordon is extended line of men or fortifications to prevent access or egress; ( ܵ ġ) ; V..

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effronteryrudeness without any sense of shame; shameless boldness; presumptousness; nerve; cheek
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nonplusput at a loss; bring to a halt by confusion; perplex; CF. no more
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appellationname; title
matrixpoint of origin; array of numbers or algebraic symbols; mold or die; Ex. the matrix of Western civilization
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