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GRE Word by meaning 097

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adj. greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation; outrageous; steep; usurious

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n. the act of starting something for the first time; foundation; institution; origination; creation

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v. divest of church officials

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n. the floating wreckage of a ship

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adj. harsh or corrosive in tone; bitter; blistering; caustic; virulent

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n. a person of exceptional importance and reputation; giant; heavyweight; titan

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n. the everyday speech of the people (as distinguished from literary language)

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adj. ludicrously odd; fantastical

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adj. having a secret or hidden meaning; qabalistic; cryptic; cryptical; sibylline

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adj. having a softening or soothing effect especially to the skin; softening