GRE Word List


the act of percussing: such as

The meaning of the word percussion is the act of percussing: such as.

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remoteseparated by an interval or space greater than usual
canvassto go through (a district) or go to (persons) in order to solicit orders or political support or to determine opinions or sentiments
anticlimaxthe usually sudden transition in discourse from a significant idea to a trivial or ludicrous idea
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impartto give, convey, or grant from or as if from a store
swampa wetland often partially or intermittently covered with water
floutto treat with contemptuous disregard : scorn