GRE Word List

GROTTO

cave

The meaning of the word grotto is cave.

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holocausta sacrifice (see sacrifice
turbidthick or opaque with or as if with roiled sediment
etymologythe history of a linguistic form (such as a word) shown by tracing its development since its earliest recorded occurrence in the language where it is found, by tracing its transmission from one language to another, by analyzing it into its component parts, by identifying its cognates in other languages, or by tracing it and its cognates to a common ancestral form in an ancestral language
leonineof, relating to, suggestive of, or resembling a lion