GRE Word List

INTRINSIC

belonging to the essential nature or constitution of a thing

The meaning of the word intrinsic is belonging to the essential nature or constitution of a thing.

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WordMeaning
biliousof or relating to a yellow or greenish fluid that is secreted by the liver and that aids especially in the emulsification and absorption of fats : of or relating to bile (see bile
chaffingthe seed coverings and other debris separated from the seed in threshing grain
galleya ship or boat propelled solely or chiefly by oars: such as
panoramicof, relating to, or resembling a panorama: such as
retortto pay or hurl back : return
writsomething written : writing
forerunnerone that precedes and indicates the approach of another: such as
patrimonyan estate inherited from one's father or ancestor
quislingtraitor
capriciousgoverned or characterized by caprice : impulsive