GRE Word List

GENUS

a class, kind, or group marked by common characteristics or by one common characteristic

The meaning of the word genus is a class, kind, or group marked by common characteristics or by one common characteristic.

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WordMeaning
regenerationan act or the process of regenerating : the state of being regenerated
subterfugedeception by artifice or stratagem in order to conceal, escape, or evade
disseminateto spread abroad as though sowing seed
communalof or relating to one or more communes
squanderto spend extravagantly or foolishly : dissipate
inherentinvolved in the constitution or essential character of something : belonging by nature or habit : intrinsic
introverta person whose personality is characterized by introversion : a typically reserved or quiet person who tends to be introspective and enjoys spending time alone
grillto broil on a grill
allureto entice by charm or attraction
shimmerto shine with a soft tremulous or fitful light : glimmer