GRE Word List

PELLUCID

admitting maximum passage of light without diffusion or distortion

The meaning of the word pellucid is admitting maximum passage of light without diffusion or distortion.

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WordMeaning
denizeninhabitant
swarma great number of honeybees emigrating together from a hive in company with a queen to start a new colony elsewhere
fervidvery hot : burning
bloatedoverfilled and extended with liquid, gas, food, etc.
emollientmaking soft or supple
compoundsomething formed by a union of elements or parts
archetypethe original pattern or model of which all things of the same type are representations or copies : prototype
rarefiedbeing less dense
aspersiona false or misleading charge meant to harm someone's reputation
cavaliermarked by or given to offhand and often disdainful (see disdain