GRE Word List

PARALLEL

extending in the same direction, everywhere equidistant (see equidistant

The meaning of the word parallel is extending in the same direction, everywhere equidistant (see equidistant.

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cornucopiaa curved, hollow goat's horn or similarly shaped receptacle (such as a horn-shaped basket) that is overflowing especially with fruit and vegetables (such as gourds, ears of corn, apples, and grapes) and that is used as a decorative motif emblematic of abundance
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lumberto move ponderously
vigilantalertly watchful especially to avoid danger
inimitablenot capable of being imitated : matchless
contemptthe act of despising : the state of mind of one who despises : disdain
recastto cast again
concoctto prepare by combining raw materials
representationalone that represents: such as
residuesomething that remains after a part is taken, separated, or designated or after the completion of a process : remnant