GRE Word List

SEDENTARY

requiring sitting; done while sitting; not moving from one place to another; settled; Ex. sedentary job/population

The meaning of the word sedentary is requiring sitting; done while sitting; not moving from one place to another; settled; Ex. sedentary job/population.

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WordMeaning
siblingbrother or sister
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recessionwithdrawal; retreat; time of low economic activity
spatesudden flood or rush; Ex. spate of accidents
jargonlanguage used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
satellitesmall body revolving around a larger one
visageface; appearance
blisscomplete happiness; ADJ. blissful
yieldamount produced; crop; income on investment; profit obtained from an investment; V: produce; give in; surrender
vernalpertaining to spring