GRE Word List

MESMERIZE

hypnotize; N. mesmerism; CF. Franz Mesmer

The meaning of the word mesmerize is hypnotize; N. mesmerism; CF. Franz Mesmer.

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lancetsmall surgical tool for making incisions
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malodorousfoul-smelling
carillona set of bells (often in a tower) capable of being played
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