GRE Word List


an authoritative decree or direction : order

The meaning of the word ordinance is an authoritative decree or direction : order.

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precariousdependent on chance circumstances, unknown conditions, or uncertain developments
pervertto cause to turn aside or away from what is good or true or morally right : corrupt
shoveto push along
purchaseto obtain by paying money or its equivalent : buy
satellitea celestial body orbiting another of larger size
shiftto exchange for or replace by another : change
aloofremoved or distant either physically or emotionally
addenduma thing added : addition
primaryfirst in order of time or development : primitive
cherubican order of angels see celestial hierarchy