GRE Word List

IGNEOUS

formed by solidification of magma

The meaning of the word igneous is formed by solidification of magma.

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vigilantea member of a volunteer committee organized to suppress and punish crime summarily (as when the processes of law are viewed as inadequate)
toteman object (such as an animal or plant) serving as the emblem of a family or clan and often as a reminder of its ancestry
larcenythe unlawful taking of personal property with intent to deprive the rightful owner of it permanently
straggleto wander from the direct course or way : rove
shimmerto shine with a soft tremulous or fitful light : glimmer
elicitto call forth or draw out (something, such as information or a response)
pacifyto allay the anger or agitation of : soothe
remoteseparated by an interval or space greater than usual
basethe bottom of something considered as its support : foundation
briman upper or outer margin : verge