GRE Word List



The meaning of the word precipitous is precipitate.

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peripherythe perimeter of a circle or other closed curve
equivocateto use equivocal language especially with intent to deceive
ichthyologya branch of zoology that deals with fishes
holstera leather or fabric case for carrying a firearm on the person (as on the hip or chest), on a saddle, or in a vehicle
auxiliaryoffering or providing help
deciduousfalling off or shed seasonally or at a certain stage of development in the life cycle
modulateto tune to a key or pitch
terminologythe technical or special terms used in a business, art, science, or special subject
repositorya place, room, or container where something is deposited or stored : depository
imperceptiblenot perceptible by a sense or by the mind : extremely slight, gradual, or subtle