GRE Word List

INNOVATION

change; something newly introduced; introduction of something new; V. innovate: begin or introduce (something new); be creative; ADJ. innovative

The meaning of the word innovation is change; something newly introduced; introduction of something new; V. innovate: begin or introduce (something new); be creative; ADJ. innovative.

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