GRE Word List


the act or process of remitting

The meaning of the word remission is the act or process of remitting.

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buffeta blow especially with the hand
perigeethe point in the orbit of an object (such as a satellite) orbiting the earth that is nearest to the center of the earth
toteman object (such as an animal or plant) serving as the emblem of a family or clan and often as a reminder of its ancestry
dummya person who is incapable of speaking
emasculateto deprive of strength, vigor, or spirit : weaken
pigmenta substance that imparts black or white or a color to other materials
steadfastfirmly fixed in place : immovable
recumbentsuggestive of repose : leaning
rankrelative standing or position
siderealof, relating to, or expressed in relation to stars or constellations : astral