GRE Word List


to dry up

The meaning of the word desiccate is to dry up.

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impedimentsomething that impedes
inchoatebeing only partly in existence or operation : incipient
nipto catch hold of and squeeze tightly between two surfaces, edges, or points : pinch
supererogatoryobserved or performed to an extent not enjoined or required
carnagethe flesh of slain animals or humans
drollhaving a humorous, whimsical, or odd quality
procurementthe act or process of procuring
cloistera monastic establishment
valorstrength of mind or spirit that enables a person to encounter danger with firmness : personal bravery
clangora resounding clang or medley of clangs