GRE Word List

PATHOLOGICAL

pertaining to disease; N. pathology: study of disease

The meaning of the word pathological is pertaining to disease; N. pathology: study of disease.

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WordMeaning
counterpartthing that completes another; things very much alike; thing that has the same purpose in a different system
vampireghostly being that sucks the blood of the living
declivitydownward slope
adjutantstaff officer assisting the commander; assistant
brackishsomewhat saline
woefulsad; (of something bad) deplorable; deplorably bad; Ex. woeful housing conditions
scapegoatsomeone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
abominateloathe; hate
semblanceoutward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
venuelocation; place (of a crime, trial, gathering, etc.); CF. come