GRE Word List

SECTARIAN

of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person

The meaning of the word sectarian is of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person.

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platitudetrite remark; commonplace statement; ADJ. platitudinous
fruitfulproducing results; profitable; prolific; producing in abundance
conducivehelpful; contributive; V. conduce; Ex. conduce to/towards
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unisonunity of pitch (in musical performance); complete accord; Ex. The choir sang in unison.
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