GRE Word List


a rounded knoll or hillock

The meaning of the word hummock is a rounded knoll or hillock.

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pell-mellin mingled confusion or disorder
coronera usually elected public officer who is typically not required to have specific medical qualifications and whose principal duty is to inquire by an inquest into the cause of any death which there is reason to suppose is not due to natural causes compare medical examiner
potiona mixture of liquids (such as liquor or medicine)
amnestythe act of an authority (such as a government) by which pardon is granted to a large group of individuals
synchronoushappening, existing, or arising at precisely the same time
scruplea unit of capacity equal to ยน/โ‚‚โ‚„ Apothecaries' ounce see Weights and Measures Table
despoilto strip of belongings, possessions, or value : pillage
spontaneitythe quality or state of being spontaneous
laggardlagging or tending to lag : slow especially compared to others of the same kind