GRE Word List


to set right : remedy

The meaning of the word redress is to set right : remedy.

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authenticateto prove or serve to prove to be real, true, or genuine
corporealhaving, consisting of, or relating to a physical material body: such as
creeda brief authoritative formula of religious belief
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panderto act as a pander