GRE Word List


close watch kept over someone or something (as by a detective)

The meaning of the word surveillance is close watch kept over someone or something (as by a detective).

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zeniththe point of the celestial sphere that is directly opposite the nadir and vertically above the observer see azimuth illustration
frockan outer garment worn by monks and friars : habit
ventralof or relating to the belly : abdominal
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acuitykeenness of perception
woea condition of deep suffering from misfortune, affliction, or grief
embarkto go on board a vehicle for transportation
heinoushatefully or shockingly evil : abominable
banka mound, pile, or ridge raised above the surrounding level: such as
pestlea usually club-shaped implement for pounding or grinding substances in a mortar see mortar illustration