GRE Word List



The meaning of the word nomenclature is name.

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translucentpermitting the passage of light:
emollientmaking soft or supple
lachrymosegiven to tears or weeping : tearful
augurydivination from auspices (see auspice
impassionedfilled with passion or zeal : showing great warmth or intensity of feeling
avidcharacterized by enthusiasm and vigorous pursuit : very eager and enthusiastic
institutionalizeto make into an institution : give character of an institution to
diversionthe act or an instance of diverting or straying from a course, activity, or use : deviation
comprehensivecovering completely or broadly : inclusive
nostruma medicine of secret composition recommended by its preparer but usually without scientific proof of its effectiveness