GRE Word List

PHYSIOLOGICAL

pertaining to the science of the function of living organisms; N. physiology

The meaning of the word physiological is pertaining to the science of the function of living organisms; N. physiology.

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conclaveprivate secret meeting
bureaucracyoverregulated administrative system marked by red tape; ADJ. bureaucratic
filialpertaining to or befitting a son or daughter; Ex. filial respect
dispatchspeediness; prompt execution; message sent with all due speed; V: send to a specified destination; finish promptly; kill
harrowingagonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth
glaring(of something bad) highly conspicuous; harshly bright; shining intensely and blindingly
illusivedeceiving; based on illusion; causing illusion; deceptive
marrowsoft fatty tissue that fills most bone cavities and is the source of blood cells
retroactivetaking effect before its enactment (as a law) or imposition (as a tax); (of a law) having effect on the past as well as the future
oculistphysician who specializes in treatment of the eyes