GRE Word List

SATELLITE

a celestial body orbiting another of larger size

The meaning of the word satellite is a celestial body orbiting another of larger size.

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WordMeaning
mimicryan instance of mimicking
oratorioa lengthy choral work usually of a religious nature consisting chiefly of recitatives, arias, and choruses without action or scenery
dossiera file containing detailed records on a particular person or subject
subornto induce secretly to do an unlawful thing
carcinogenicproducing or tending to produce cancer
expenditurethe act or process of expending
founderone that founds or establishes
effaceto eliminate or make indistinct by or as if by wearing away a surface
yeomanan attendant or officer in a royal or noble household
effronteryshameless boldness : insolence