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
elaborateplanned or carried out with great care
agogfull of intense interest or excitement : eager
crabbedmarked by a forbidding moroseness
saboteurone that practices sabotage
irrevocablenot possible to revoke : unalterable
coevalof the same or equal age, antiquity, or duration
metaphysicalof or relating to metaphysics
queasycausing nausea
misapprehensionto apprehend wrongly : misunderstand
scruplea unit of capacity equal to ยน/โ‚‚โ‚„ Apothecaries' ounce see Weights and Measures Table