GRE Word List

NOMENCLATURE

name

The meaning of the word nomenclature is name.

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WordMeaning
stigmaa mark of shame or discredit : stain
harbora place of security and comfort : refuge
disabuseto free from error, misconception, or fallacy (see fallacy
bitterbeing, inducing, or marked by the one of the five basic taste sensations that is peculiarly acrid, astringent, and often disagreeable and characteristic of citrus peels, unsweetened cocoa, black coffee, mature leafy greens (such as kale or mustard), or ale
proxythe agency, function, or office of a deputy who acts as a substitute for another
fledglinga young bird just fledged (see fledge
probityadherence to the highest principles and ideals : uprightness
quizzicalcomically quaint
notcha V-shaped indentation
permeablecapable of being permeated : penetrable