GRE Word List

TERTIARY

of third rank, importance, or value

The meaning of the word tertiary is of third rank, importance, or value.

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WordMeaning
scrapsfragments of discarded or leftover food
pugnacityhaving a quarrelsome or combative nature : truculent
unisonidentity in musical pitch
orientationthe act or process of orienting or of being oriented
gougea chisel with a concavo-convex cross section
sovereignone possessing or held to possess supreme political power or sovereignty
irrefutableimpossible to refute : incontrovertible
contumaciousstubbornly disobedient : rebellious
disputatiousinclined to dispute
jabto pierce or prod (someone or something) with or as if with a pointed object