GRE Word List


the second of the canonical hours

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

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propitiateto gain or regain the favor or goodwill of : appease
cogentappealing forcibly to the mind or reason : convincing
incinerateto cause to burn to ashes
figurativerepresenting by a figure or resemblance : emblematic
mausoleuma large tomb
expenditurethe act or process of expending
culminationthe action of culminating
congealto change from a fluid to a solid state by or as if by cold
institutesomething that is instituted: such as
munificentvery liberal in giving or bestowing (see bestow