GRE Word List


consisting of or containing salt

The meaning of the word saline is consisting of or containing salt.

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seinea large net with sinkers on one edge and floats on the other that hangs vertically in the water and is used to enclose and catch fish when its ends are pulled together or are drawn ashore
spartana native or inhabitant of ancient Sparta
transportto transfer or convey from one place to another
turpitudeinherent baseness : depravity
flauntto display or obtrude oneself to public notice
invincibleincapable of being conquered, overcome, or subdued
usurpto seize and hold (office, place, functions, powers, etc.) in possession by force or without right
galvanizeto subject to the action of an electric current especially for the purpose of stimulating physiologically
sacrilegiouscommitting or characterized by sacrilege : having or showing a lack of proper respect for a sacred person, place, or object
oblivionthe fact or condition of not remembering : a state marked by lack of awareness or consciousness