GRE Word List

MERGER

the absorption of an estate, a contract, or an interest in another, of a minor offense in a greater, or of a cause of action into a judgment

The meaning of the word merger is the absorption of an estate, a contract, or an interest in another, of a minor offense in a greater, or of a cause of action into a judgment.

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WordMeaning
commemorateto call to remembrance
sensualrelating to or consisting in the gratification of the senses or the indulgence of appetite : fleshly
ineffectualnot producing the proper or intended effect : futile
librettothe text of a work (such as an opera) for the musical theater
cloistera monastic establishment
homagea feudal ceremony by which a man acknowledges himself the vassal of a lord
gildto overlay with or as if with a thin covering of gold
elegya poem in elegiac couplets
tonsurethe Roman Catholic or Eastern rite of admission to the clerical state by the clipping or shaving of a portion of the head
wontaccustomed