GRE Word List

PASTE

smooth viscous mixture as of flour(powder made by crushing grain) and water (used as an adhesive); V: cause to adhere by applying paste

The meaning of the word paste is smooth viscous mixture as of flour(powder made by crushing grain) and water (used as an adhesive); V: cause to adhere by applying paste.

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preceptpractical rule guiding conduct; Ex. mother's precept