GRE Word List


the 60th part of an hour of time : 60 seconds

The meaning of the word minute is the 60th part of an hour of time : 60 seconds.

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leveea reception held by a person of distinction on rising from bed
artfulperformed with or showing art or skill
compileto compose out of materials from other documents
surlymenacing or threatening in appearance
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infractionthe act of infringing : violation
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