GRE Word List
The meaning of the word gangrene is decay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous.
|imbalance||lack of balance or symmetry; disproportion|
|articulate||effective; distinct; expressing ideas clearly; having clear sounds; having joints; Ex. articulate speech; V: express thoughts and feeling clearly; pronounce clearly; unite by joints|
|enhance||increase; make greater (as in value, reputation, or usefulness); improve|
|suppliant||entreating; beseeching; N.|
|habitat||natural home of a plant or animal; CF. habitation|
|slapdash||hasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)|