GRE Word List

SUTURE

a strand or fiber used to sew parts of the living body

The meaning of the word suture is a strand or fiber used to sew parts of the living body.

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exemplarydeserving imitation : commendable
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impendingoccurring or likely to occur soon : upcoming
hypocriticalcharacterized by behavior that contradicts what one claims to believe or feel : characterized by hypocrisy
waftto move or go lightly on or as if on a buoyant medium
abaseto lower in rank, office, prestige, or esteem
withstandto stand up against : oppose with firm determination
contusioninjury to tissue usually without laceration : bruise
sovereigntysupreme power especially over a body politic