GRE Word List

HABITAT

the place or environment where a plant or animal naturally or normally lives and grows

The meaning of the word habitat is the place or environment where a plant or animal naturally or normally lives and grows.

Random words

WordMeaning
devolveto pass on (something, such as responsibility, rights, or powers) from one person or entity to another
miniona servile dependent, follower, or underling
squashto press or beat into a pulp or a flat mass : crush
thrashto beat soundly with or as if with a stick or whip : flog
derivationthe formation of a word from another word or base (as by the addition of a usually noninflectional affix)
preposterouscontrary to nature, reason, or common sense : absurd
reduceto draw together or cause to converge : consolidate
brevityshortness of duration
homogeneousof the same or a similar kind or nature
depredationto lay waste : plunder