GRE Word List

TERTIARY

third in order or rank

The meaning of the word tertiary is third in order or rank.

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WordMeaning
refractionbending of a ray of light
frolicplay and jump about happily; frisk; Ex. frolicking young lambs
divaoperatic singer; prima donna
argotslang; speech spoken by only a small group of people
moribunddying; at the point of death; CF. death
residueremainder; balance
compilationlisting of information in tabular or book form; compiling
importsignificance; importance; meaning
discernibledistinguishable; perceivable; Ex. discernible improvement
avaricegreediness for wealth