GRE Word List



The meaning of the word ventral is abdominal.

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embracehug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
negligibleso small, trifling, or unimportant as to be easily disregarded
entailmake necessary; require; necessitate; involve; limit the inheritance of (property) to a specified succession of heirs; Ex. entail A on/upon B
petrifyturn to stone; cause to become stonelike; stun or paralyze
germinatecause to sprout; sprout
sensitizationprocess of being made sensitive or acutely responsive to an external agent or substance; V. sensitize: make or become sensitive
atypicalnot normal; not typical
civilhaving to do with citizens; not military or religious; courteous and polite; Ex. married in a civil ceremony; Ex. civil strife/disorder/law; N. civility; CF. civic