GRE Word List

MARROW

soft fatty tissue that fills most bone cavities and is the source of blood cells

The meaning of the word marrow is soft fatty tissue that fills most bone cavities and is the source of blood cells.

Random words

WordMeaning
engendercause; produce; give rise to
sowplant or scatter seed
corpulentvery fat; N. corpulence
incontinentlacking self-restraint; not continent; licentious
homilysermon; tedious moralizing lecture; serious warning; ADJ. homiletic
resilientelastic; having the power of springing back; able to recover quickly (as from misfortune)
trancehypnotic state; ecstatic state; detachment from one's physical surrounding (as in contemplation or daydreaming); CF. transition
prongpointed projecting part
prosaiclacking in imagination; dull and unimaginative; matter-of-fact(concerned with facts, not imagination or feelings); factual; CF. prose
camaraderiegood-fellowship; CF. comrade