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GRE Word List

ENCROACHMENT

gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon

The meaning of the word encroachment is gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon.

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effigydummy; likeness of a person made of wood, paper, or stone; Ex. burn an effigy of the President
dynamicenergetic; vigorously active
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equityfairness; justice; OP. inequity
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lancepierce with a lance; cut into; N: spearlike weapon