GRE Word List

GERMINAL

being in the earliest stage of development

The meaning of the word germinal is being in the earliest stage of development.

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WordMeaning
circumventto manage to get around especially by ingenuity or stratagem
zephyra breeze from the west
embroiderto ornament with needlework
deifyto make a god of
computeto determine especially by mathematical means
dexterousmentally adroit and skillful : clever
banea source of harm or ruin : curse
euthanasiathe act or practice of killing or permitting the death of hopelessly sick or injured individuals (such as persons or domestic animals) in a relatively painless way for reasons of mercy
smeara viscous or sticky substance
anticlimaxthe usually sudden transition in discourse from a significant idea to a trivial or ludicrous idea