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GRE Word List

METAMORPHOSIS

change of form; Ex. metamorphosis of caterpillar to butterfly; V. metamorphose: change by metamorphosis

The meaning of the word metamorphosis is change of form; Ex. metamorphosis of caterpillar to butterfly; V. metamorphose: change by metamorphosis.

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WordMeaning
collationa light meal; collating
intolerantnot willing to accept ways of thinking different from one's own; CF. tolerant; CF. tolerate
gaffesocial blunder
hydrophobiafear of water; rabies
piecemealone part at a time; gradually; in stages; Ex. read a novel piecemeal
tautologicalneedlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true
giddylight-hearted; not serious; frivolous; dizzy; causing dizziness; Ex. giddy youth; Ex. giddy climb/height
slackmoving slowly; sluggish; inactive; (of a rope) loose; negligent; lax; Ex. slack season; Ex. slack in one's work; N. V.
astigmatismeye defect which prevents proper focus; OP. stigmatism
cataractgreat waterfall; eye abnormality (causing a gradual loss of eyesight)