GRE Word List

ORTHOGRAPHY

the art of writing words with the proper letters according to standard usage

The meaning of the word orthography is the art of writing words with the proper letters according to standard usage.

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WordMeaning
bodeto indicate (something, such as a future event) by signs : presage
vantagea position giving a strategic advantage, commanding perspective, or comprehensive view
impiousnot pious : lacking in reverence or proper respect (as for God or one's parents) : irreverent
embargoan order of a government prohibiting the departure of commercial ships from its ports
fabricateinvent
amassto collect for oneself : accumulate
cerebralof or relating to the brain or the intellect
implicationsomething implied: such as
muskyhaving an odor of or resembling musk
stagnantnot flowing in a current or stream