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
convulsionan abnormal violent and involuntary contraction or series of contractions of the muscles
sequesterto set apart : segregate
precisa concise summary of essential points, statements, or facts
sinewyfull of sinews: such as
academicof, relating to, or associated with an academy or school especially of higher learning
poulticea soft usually heated and sometimes medicated mass spread on cloth and applied to sores or other lesions
antithesisthe direct opposite
satirea literary work holding up human vices and follies to ridicule or scorn
primatea bishop who has precedence in a province, a group of provinces, or a nation
flitto pass quickly or abruptly from one place or condition to another