GRE Word List


a branch of zoology that deals with fishes

The meaning of the word ichthyology is a branch of zoology that deals with fishes.

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peregrinationto travel especially on foot : walk
waxa substance that is secreted by bees and is used by them for constructing the honeycomb, that is a dull yellow solid plastic when warm, and that is composed primarily of a mixture of esters, hydrocarbons, and fatty acids : beeswax
ossifyto change into bone
leniencythe quality or state of being lenient
stammerto make involuntary stops and repetitions in speaking : stutter
diurnalactive chiefly in the daytime
exchequera department or office of state in medieval England charged with the collection and management of the royal revenue and judicial determination of all revenue causes
knitto form by interlacing yarn or thread in a series of connected loops with needles