GRE Word List

DISPENSE

distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule

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The meaning of the word dispense is distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule.

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