GRE Word List

REGAL

of, relating to, or suitable for a king

The meaning of the word regal is of, relating to, or suitable for a king.

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fermentationthe enzyme-catalyzed anaerobic breakdown of an energy-rich compound (such as a carbohydrate to carbon dioxide and alcohol or to an organic acid) by the action of microorganisms (such as bacteria or yeast) that occurs naturally and is commonly used in the production of various products (such as food, alcoholic beverages, and pharmaceuticals) especially by controlling microbial enzymatic activity
fringean ornamental border consisting of short straight or twisted threads or strips hanging from cut or raveled edges or from a separate band
wizenedto become dry, shrunken, and wrinkled often as a result of aging or of failing vitality
clownfarmer
syllogisma deductive scheme of a formal argument consisting of a major and a minor premise and a conclusion (as in "every virtue is laudable; kindness is a virtue; therefore kindness is laudable")
marrowbone marrow
badinageplayful repartee : banter
nuancea subtle distinction or variation
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dissipateto break up and drive off