GRE Word List


a chisel with a concavo-convex cross section

The meaning of the word gouge is a chisel with a concavo-convex cross section.

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apogeethe point in the orbit of an object (such as a satellite) orbiting the earth that is at the greatest distance from the center of the earth
pitha usually continuous central strand of spongy tissue in the stems of most vascular plants that probably functions chiefly in storage
epitaphan inscription on or at a tomb or a grave in memory of the one buried there
cohesionthe act or state of sticking together tightly
symbiosisthe living together in more or less intimate association or close union of two dissimilar organisms (as in parasitism or commensalism)
ossifyto change into bone
husbandrythe cultivation or production of plants or animals : agriculture
fruitionpleasurable use or possession : enjoyment
requisitionthe act of formally requiring or calling upon someone to perform an action