GRE Word List

STRIATED

marked with striations or striae

The meaning of the word striated is marked with striations or striae.

Random words

WordMeaning
preeminenthaving paramount rank, dignity, or importance : outstanding
poulticea soft usually heated and sometimes medicated mass spread on cloth and applied to sores or other lesions
perimeterthe boundary of a closed plane figure
controvertto dispute or oppose by reasoning
indeliblethat cannot be removed, washed away, or erased
fracasa noisy quarrel : brawl
importunatetroublesomely urgent : overly persistent in request or demand
nugatoryof little or no consequence : trifling
execrabledeserving to be execrated : detestable
ethnologya branch of cultural anthropology dealing chiefly with the comparative and analytical study of cultures