GRE Word List

PRIME

the second of the canonical hours

The meaning of the word prime is the second of the canonical hours.

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WordMeaning
florescencea state or period of flourishing
defaceto mar the appearance of : injure by effacing significant details
exceptionablebeing likely to cause objection : objectionable
gloss_overexplain away with the intention of deceiving or hiding faults
unearthlynot earthly: such as
dolta stupid person
braggadocioempty boasting
encomiasticone that praises : eulogist
nepotismfavoritism (as in appointment to a job) based on kinship
obliqueneither perpendicular nor parallel : inclined