GRE Word List

MINUTIAE

petty or trivial details; CF. minutia

The meaning of the word minutiae is petty or trivial details; CF. minutia.

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WordMeaning
boguscounterfeit; not authentic; intentionally false; Ex. bogus interview
satiatesatisfy fully (physical needs such as hunger); sate; N. satiety: condition of being satiated
captiontitle; chapter heading; text under illustration
puissantpowerful; strong; potent; N. puissance: power
disaffecteddisloyal; lacking loyality; V. disaffect: cause to lose affection or loyalty
verdantgreen; covered with green plants or grass; lush in vegetation; Ex. verdant meadows
lodemetal-bearing vein(long deposit of an ore)
perspicuityclearness of expression; freedom from ambiguity
connoisseurperson competent to act as a judge of art, etc. (whose judgments are respected); a lover of an art
fetidmalodorous; foul