GRE Word List

FACULTY

ability

The meaning of the word faculty is ability.

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comelypleasurably conforming to notions of good appearance, suitability, or proportion
archetypethe original pattern or model of which all things of the same type are representations or copies : prototype
repulsionthe action of repulsing : the state of being repulsed
dazzleto lose clear vision especially from looking at bright light
benedictionthe invocation (see invocation
sagaa prose narrative recorded in Iceland in the 12th and 13th centuries of historic or legendary figures and events of the heroic age of Norway and Iceland
mustera representative specimen (see specimen
crypticsecret
rabiesan acute virus disease of the nervous system of mammals that is caused by a rhabdovirus (species Rabies virus of the genus Lyssavirus) usually transmitted through the bite of a rabid animal and that is characterized typically by increased salivation, abnormal behavior, and eventual paralysis and death when untreated
peerone that is of equal standing with another : equal