GRE Word List

GLOSSARY

a collection of textual glosses or of specialized terms with their meanings

The meaning of the word glossary is a collection of textual glosses or of specialized terms with their meanings.

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WordMeaning
primogeniturethe state of being the firstborn of the children of the same parents
demisedeath
reverendworthy of reverence : revered
grottocave
pastrya dough that is used to make pies and other baked goods and typically has a high fat content : paste
piebaldcomposed of incongruous parts
peccadilloa slight offense
prominentstanding out or projecting beyond a surface or line : protuberant
stampto pound or crush with a pestle or a heavy instrument
martyra person who voluntarily suffers death as the penalty of witnessing to and refusing to renounce a religion