GRE Word List
The meaning of the word incidence is rate of occurrence or influence.
|formed, deposited, or arranged in stable layers or strata
|to shine with or as if with an intense heat
|a device formerly used for publicly punishing offenders consisting of a wooden frame with holes in which the head and hands can be locked
|not pointed or acute : blunt
|to set apart : segregate
|a member of a school of philosophy founded by Zeno of Citium about 300 b.c.
|a level or rolling treeless plain that is characteristic of arctic and subarctic regions, consists of black mucky soil with a permanently frozen subsoil, and has a dominant vegetation of mosses, lichens, herbs, and dwarf shrubs
|to make shiny or lustrous especially by rubbing
|to wet thoroughly