GRE Word List

VERTIGO

severe dizziness; giddiness

The meaning of the word vertigo is severe dizziness; giddiness.

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verbalizeput into words; ADJ. verbal: of words; spoken rather than written; oral; of a verb
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compulsoryobligatory; that must be done
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