GRE Word List


a formal inquiry into or discussion of a subject : discourse

The meaning of the word disquisition is a formal inquiry into or discussion of a subject : discourse.

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itinerarythe route of a journey or tour or the proposed outline of one
effervescencethe property of forming bubbles : the action or process of effervescing
kudospraise given for achievement
fanaticismfanatic outlook or behavior
dissectionthe act or process of dissecting : the state of being dissected
ambivalencesimultaneous and contradictory attitudes or feelings (such as attraction and repulsion) toward an object, person, or action
equinoxeither of the two points on the celestial sphere where the celestial equator intersects the ecliptic
slinkto go or move stealthily or furtively (as in fear or shame) : steal
palimpsestwriting material (such as a parchment or tablet) used one or more times after earlier writing has been erased