GRE Word List


feeding on plants

The meaning of the word herbivorous is feeding on plants.

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cornicethe molded and projecting horizontal member that crowns an architectural composition see column illustration
stolidhaving or expressing little or no sensibility : unemotional
autocraticof, relating to, or being an autocracy : absolute
flauntto display or obtrude oneself to public notice
gistessence; main point; substance
abstainto choose not to do or have something : to refrain deliberately and often with an effort of self-denial from an action or practice
ballasta heavy substance (such as rocks or water) placed in such a way as to improve stability and control (as of the draft of a ship or the buoyancy of a balloon or submarine)
comprehendto grasp the nature, significance, or meaning of
truisman undoubted or self-evident truth