GRE Word List


continuance in time

The meaning of the word duration is continuance in time.

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memorialserving to preserve remembrance : commemorative
dilettantea person having a superficial interest in an art or a branch of knowledge : dabbler
blueslow spirits : melancholy
derelictabandoned especially by the owner or occupant
painstakingtaking pains : expending, showing, or involving diligent care and effort
aspirantone who aspires
refuseto express oneself as unwilling to accept
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