GRE Word List

EXTRAPOLATION

to predict by projecting past experience or known data

The meaning of the word extrapolation is to predict by projecting past experience or known data.

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WordMeaning
posteritythe offspring of one progenitor to the furthest generation
apothegma short, pithy, and instructive saying or formulation : aphorism
miniaturea copy on a much reduced scale
colossalof, relating to, or resembling a colossus
sylvanone that frequents groves or woods
sovereignone possessing or held to possess supreme political power or sovereignty
garishclothed in vivid colors
abhorto regard with extreme repugnance : to feel hatred or loathing for : loathe
steeplofty
antlerone of the paired deciduous solid bony processes that arise from the frontal bone on the head of an animal of the deer family