GRE Word List

CORNUCOPIA

horn (or horn-shaped container) overflowing with fruit and grain; symbol of abundance; horn of plenty

The meaning of the word cornucopia is horn (or horn-shaped container) overflowing with fruit and grain; symbol of abundance; horn of plenty.

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