GRE Word List


furnishing nourishment

The meaning of the word nutrient is furnishing nourishment.

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restitutionan act of restoring or a condition of being restored: such as
extirpateto destroy completely : wipe out
temperatehaving a moderate climate which especially lacks extremes in temperature
anthologya collection of selected literary pieces or passages or works of art or music
wadeto step in or through a medium (such as water) offering more resistance than air
marshala high official in the household of a medieval king, prince, or noble originally having charge of the cavalry but later usually in command of the military forces
unassailablenot assailable : not liable to doubt, attack, or question
idiosyncrasya peculiarity of constitution or temperament : an individualizing characteristic or quality
verdigrisa green or greenish-blue poisonous pigment resulting from the action of acetic acid on copper and consisting of one or more basic copper acetates