GRE Word List


feeding on plants

The meaning of the word herbivorous is feeding on plants.

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infiltrateto enter or become established in gradually or unobtrusively usually for subversive purposes
metersystematically arranged and measured rhythm (see rhythm
rankrelative standing or position
inciteto move to action : stir up : spur on : urge on
swellto expand (as in size, volume, or numbers) gradually beyond a normal or original limit
aureolea radiant light around the head or body of a representation of a sacred personage
ascertainto find out or learn with certainty
bigota person who is obstinately or intolerantly devoted to his or her own opinions and prejudices
primaryfirst in order of time or development : primitive
tempothe rate of speed of a musical piece or passage indicated by one of a series of directions (such as largo, presto, or allegro) and often by an exact metronome marking