GRE Word List

SEISMIC

pertaining to earthquakes

Natural Disasters Vocabulary
Natural Disasters Vocabulary

The meaning of the word seismic is pertaining to earthquakes.

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WordMeaning
equitablefair; impartial; OP. inequitable
validlogically convincing; sound; legally acceptable; effective; Ex. valid reasoning/passport
pristineunspoiled; remaining in a pure state; characteristic of earlier times; primitive; Ex. an old book in pristine condition
graphiteblack form of carbon used in lead pencils
prattletalk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
refurbishrenovate; make clean, bright, or fresh (make new) again; make bright by polishing; Ex. refurbish an old theater; CF. furbish: polish
restitutionreturning something (lost or stolen) to the rightful owner; reparation; indemnification; compensation for loss, damage, or injury
defoliatedestroy leaves; deprive of leaves (by the use of chemicals); N. defoliant
felineof a member of the cat family; N.
swaggerwalk or behave with an over-confident manner