GRE Word List

DERIVATIVE

a word formed from another word or base : a word formed by derivation

The meaning of the word derivative is a word formed from another word or base : a word formed by derivation.

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WordMeaning
alchemya medieval chemical science and speculative philosophy aiming to achieve the transmutation of the base metals into gold, the discovery of a universal cure for disease, and the discovery of a means of indefinitely prolonging life
sledgesledgehammer
elusivetending to elude: such as
standstilla state characterized by absence of motion or of progress : stop
trekto make one's way arduously
savorthe taste or smell of something
wreakbring about
aplombcomplete and confident composure or self-assurance : poise
incriminateto charge with or show evidence or proof of involvement in a crime or fault
correlationthe state or relation of being correlated