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22 terms
kaplan Set 8 sat
surgeon
protein
artificial organs
phenomenal
a doctor who performs operations
a molecule made up of amino acids that builds, regulates, and…
human-made devices that replace failed organs
extraordinary; exceptional
surgeon
a doctor who performs operations
protein
a molecule made up of amino acids that builds, regulates, and…
25 terms
Kaplan Vocab Set 8
halcyon
sadistic
maudlin
gaffe
calm and peaceful, prosperous (adj.)
(adj) delighting in cruelty, excessively cruel
Excessively sentimental, overemotional
A clumsy social error
halcyon
calm and peaceful, prosperous (adj.)
sadistic
(adj) delighting in cruelty, excessively cruel
60 terms
Kaplan Vocabulary Set 8
Salient
Salubrious
Sanguine
Sardonic
prominent; of notable significance
healthful
ruddy; cheerfully optimistic
cynical; scornfully mocking
Salient
prominent; of notable significance
Salubrious
healthful
25 terms
Kaplan Vocab Set 8
halcyon
sadistic
maudlin
gaff
calm and peaceful, prosperous (adj.)
(adj) delighting in cruelty, excessively cruel
Excessively sentimental; over emotional
metal hook for fishing; (gaffe) a clumsy social error;
halcyon
calm and peaceful, prosperous (adj.)
sadistic
(adj) delighting in cruelty, excessively cruel
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 8
Pedant... noun
Pejorative... noun
Eloquent... adj
Lumber... verb
someone who shows off learning
having bad connotations; disparaging
persuasive and moving, especially in speech
to move slowly and awkwardly
Pedant... noun
someone who shows off learning
Pejorative... noun
having bad connotations; disparaging
10 terms
Kaplan Set 8
Divine
Flag
Florid
Acidulous
To foretell or know by inspiration
To decline in vigor, strength, or interest
Excessively decorated or embellished
Sour in taste or manner
Divine
To foretell or know by inspiration
Flag
To decline in vigor, strength, or interest
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 8
Pedant... noun
Pejorative... noun
Eloquent... adj
Lumber... verb
someone who shows off learning
having bad connotations; disparaging
persuasive and moving, especially in speech
to move slowly and awkwardly
Pedant... noun
someone who shows off learning
Pejorative... noun
having bad connotations; disparaging
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 8
Pedant
Pejorative
Eloquent
Lumber
someone who shows off learning
having bad connotations; disparaging
persuasive and moving, especially in speech
to move slowly and awkwardly
Pedant
someone who shows off learning
Pejorative
having bad connotations; disparaging
50 terms
Kaplan Word Power Set 8
chicanery
chimerical
circumlocution
clout
deception or trickery
wildly fanciful, absurd
wordy language, an indirect, roundabout expression
influence, a forceful blow
chicanery
deception or trickery
chimerical
wildly fanciful, absurd
10 terms
Kaplan GRE Vocabulary Set 8
Cartography
Castigate
Catalyst
Catholic
science or art of making maps
to punish or criticize harshly
something that brings about a change in something else
universal broad and comprehensive
Cartography
science or art of making maps
Castigate
to punish or criticize harshly
737 terms
Kaplan 900 (Set 8 Words 357-407)
Abdicate
Abeyance
Ablution
Abnegate
To step down from a position of Power... "The King was forced t…
a temporary suspension of activity... "matters were held in abe…
the act of washing one's body
to deny to oneself, renounce, surrender... "The army was outnum…
Abdicate
To step down from a position of Power... "The King was forced t…
Abeyance
a temporary suspension of activity... "matters were held in abe…
20 terms
Kaplan SAT Word List Set 8
doctrinaire
dogged
doleful
dour
rigidly devoted to theories without regard for practicality;…
stubbornly perservering
sad, mournful
sullen and gloomy; stern and severe
doctrinaire
rigidly devoted to theories without regard for practicality;…
dogged
stubbornly perservering
26 terms
Kaplan GRE Root Words set 8
SPEC, SPIC
SPIR
STA, STI
STRICT, STRING, STRAN
Look, See
Breath
Stand, Be In Place
Tight
SPEC, SPIC
Look, See
SPIR
Breath
20 terms
GRE Vocabulary Set 8
panegyric
abate
sobriquet
philistine
elaborate praise; formal hymn of praise
to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
nickname
a person who is guided by materialism and is disdainful of in…
panegyric
elaborate praise; formal hymn of praise
abate
to reduce in amount, degree, or severity
25 terms
Vocabulary Set 8
Halcyon
Platitude
Gripe
Prototype
(n.) a legendary bird identified with the kingfisher; (adj.)…
(n.) a commonplace, stale, or trite remark
(v.) to complain naggingly or constantly
(n.) an original model on which later versions are patterned
Halcyon
(n.) a legendary bird identified with the kingfisher; (adj.)…
Platitude
(n.) a commonplace, stale, or trite remark
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 6
Redress... noun
Juncture... noun
Ambiguous... adj
Anodyne... noun
relief from wrong or injury
point of time, especially where two things are joined
doubtful or uncertain; can be interpreted several ways
something that calms or soothes pain
Redress... noun
relief from wrong or injury
Juncture... noun
point of time, especially where two things are joined
49 terms
Kaplan word set 2
Dupe
Efficacy
Elegy
Dogmatic
To deceive: person who is really deceived... DG was able to du…
Effectiveness... Efficacy of mosquito coil is reduced now a days
A sorrowful poem or speech
Dictatorial in ones opinion ... HimAnshu is dogmatic
Dupe
To deceive: person who is really deceived... DG was able to du…
Efficacy
Effectiveness... Efficacy of mosquito coil is reduced now a days
45 terms
Kaplan set 3
Stolid
Stigma
Rhetoric
obviate
unemotional ; lacking sensitivity
a mark of shame or discredit... even i thought the same but…
effective writing or speaking... lincon is rhetorical speaker
to prevent ; to make unnecessary... obviation is better than c…
Stolid
unemotional ; lacking sensitivity
Stigma
a mark of shame or discredit... even i thought the same but…
501 terms
Kaplan set
abeyance (uh _bay_ uhns)
abstain (uhb _stayn_)
abyss (uh _bihs_)
acme (_aak_ mee)
noun. temporary suppression or suspension... The baseball game…
verb. to choose not to do something... Before the medical proce…
noun. an extremely deep hole... The submarine dove into the ~ t…
noun. highest point; summit; the highest level or degree atta…
abeyance (uh _bay_ uhns)
noun. temporary suppression or suspension... The baseball game…
abstain (uhb _stayn_)
verb. to choose not to do something... Before the medical proce…
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 2
Zephyr
Antipathy
Winsome
Proclivity
a gentle breeze; something airy or unsubstantial
extreme dislike
charming; happily engaging
a natural inclination or predisposition
Zephyr
a gentle breeze; something airy or unsubstantial
Antipathy
extreme dislike
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 1
Diaphanous
Palliate
Fetid
Interregnum
allowing light to show through; delicate
to make less serious; ease
foul-smelling; putrid
period between reigns
Diaphanous
allowing light to show through; delicate
Palliate
to make less serious; ease
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 4
Peripatetic
Perfunctory
Perfidious
Peregrinate
wandering from place to place, especially on foot
done in a routine way; indifferent
willing to betray one's trust
to wander from place to place; to travel; especially on foot
Peripatetic
wandering from place to place, especially on foot
Perfunctory
done in a routine way; indifferent
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 13
Distend
Ossify
Distaff
Propriety
to swell, inflate, or bloat
to change into bone; to become hardened or set in a rigidly c…
the female branch of a family
the quality of behaving in a proper manner; obeying rules and…
Distend
to swell, inflate, or bloat
Ossify
to change into bone; to become hardened or set in a rigidly c…
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 11
Effigy
Implacable
Dilate
Monastic
stuffed doll; likeness of a person
unable to be calmed down or made peaceful
to make larger; expand
extremely plain or secluded, as in a monastery
Effigy
stuffed doll; likeness of a person
Implacable
unable to be calmed down or made peaceful
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 12
Embellish
Ersatz
Pastiche
Pathogenic
to add ornamental or fictitious details
fake
piece of literature or music imitating other works
causing disease
Embellish
to add ornamental or fictitious details
Ersatz
fake
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 10
Obviate
Sardonic
Nascent
Turgid
to prevent; to make unnecessary
cynical; scornfully mocking
starting develop; coming into existence
swollen as from a fluid; bloated
Obviate
to prevent; to make unnecessary
Sardonic
cynical; scornfully mocking
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 3
Prodigal
Lapidary
Blithe
Soporific
lavish; wasteful
relating to precious stones or the art of cutting them
joyful, cheerful, or without appropriate thought
causing sleep or lethargy
Prodigal
lavish; wasteful
Lapidary
relating to precious stones or the art of cutting them
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 15
Lissome
Anomaly
Paradox
Umbrage
easily flexed; limber; agile
deviation from what is normal
a contradiction or dilemma
offense; resentment
Lissome
easily flexed; limber; agile
Anomaly
deviation from what is normal
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 7
Erratic
Missive
Euphemism
Adulterate
wandering and unpredictable
a written note or letter
use of an inoffensive word or phrase in place of a more dista…
to make impure
Erratic
wandering and unpredictable
Missive
a written note or letter
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 17
Repast
Phalanx
Aggrandize
Malleable
meal or mealtime
a compact or close-knit body of people, animals, or things
to increase in power, influence, and reputation
capable of being shaped
Repast
meal or mealtime
Phalanx
a compact or close-knit body of people, animals, or things
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 5
Replete
Toady
Fawn
Grovel
abundantly supplied; complete
one who flatters in the hope of gaining favors
to grovel
to humble oneself in a demeaning way
Replete
abundantly supplied; complete
Toady
one who flatters in the hope of gaining favors
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 18
Demagogue
Raconteur
Dupe
Fecund
a leader or rabble-rouser, usually appealing to emotion or pr…
witty, skillful storyteller
to deceive; a person who is easily deceived
fertile; fruitful; productive
Demagogue
a leader or rabble-rouser, usually appealing to emotion or pr…
Raconteur
witty, skillful storyteller
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 6
Redress
Juncture
Ambiguous
Anodyne
relief from wrong or injury
point of time, especially where two things are joined
doubtful or uncertain; can be interpreted several ways
something that calms or soothes pain
Redress
relief from wrong or injury
Juncture
point of time, especially where two things are joined
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 20
Salubrious
Magnate
Salient
Neologism
healthful
powerful or influential person
prominent; of notable significance
new word or expression
Salubrious
healthful
Magnate
powerful or influential person
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 14
Expurgate
Hegemony
Esoteric
Arbitrary
to censor
the domination of one state or group over its allies
known or understood only by a few
determined by chance or impulse
Expurgate
to censor
Hegemony
the domination of one state or group over its allies
50 terms
Manhattan Prep GRE Advanced Vocabulary (Set 8/10)
verdant
bevy
faction
lurid
Green, such as with vegetation, plants, grass, etc.; young an…
Group of birds or other animals that stay close together; any…
Group or clique within a larger organization; party strife an…
Gruesome or excessively vivid; sensational, shocking, unrestr…
verdant
Green, such as with vegetation, plants, grass, etc.; young an…
bevy
Group of birds or other animals that stay close together; any…
20 terms
Kaplan Vocab Set 11
Engulf
curdle
pantomime
glib
(v.) to swallow up, overwhelm, consume
go bad or sour
Acting without words
(adj.) fluent in speech; sarcasm, (making a glib comment)
Engulf
(v.) to swallow up, overwhelm, consume
curdle
go bad or sour
64 terms
Kaplan Test 8
Tissue type that craniopharyngioma can…
Craniopharygiomas form from remnants o…
Colicky GI obstruction in a young child
Empiric Tx for UTI bacteremia
tooth enamel (calcifies)... -- logical b/c both are oral ectoderm
Rathke's pouch (oral ectoderm that forms anterior pituitary)
intussusception
IV form of one of the following:... - ciprofloxacin... - levofloxac…
Tissue type that craniopharyngioma can…
tooth enamel (calcifies)... -- logical b/c both are oral ectoderm
Craniopharygiomas form from remnants o…
Rathke's pouch (oral ectoderm that forms anterior pituitary)
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 2
Zephyr... noun
Antipathy... noun
Winsome... adj
Proclivity... noun
a gentle breeze; something airy or unsubstantial
extreme dislike
charming; happily engaging
a natural inclination or predisposition
Zephyr... noun
a gentle breeze; something airy or unsubstantial
Antipathy... noun
extreme dislike
100 terms
Barron's essential words for the GRE (set 8 of 8)
stanch
stentorian
stigma
stint
to stop or check the flow of
extremely loud
mark of disgrace or inferiority
to be sparing
stanch
to stop or check the flow of
stentorian
extremely loud
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 19
Diurnal
Guile
Garner
Prescient
existing during the day
deceit; trickery
to gather and store
having foresight
Diurnal
existing during the day
Guile
deceit; trickery
25 terms
Kaplan Vocab Set 9
atrocious
congenial
throng
accord
exceptionally bad or displeasing
Agreeable
A crowd
Agreement, state of harmony
atrocious
exceptionally bad or displeasing
congenial
Agreeable
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 3
Prodigal... adj
Lapidary... adj
Blithe... adj
Soporific... adj
lavish; wasteful
relating to precious stones or the art of cutting them
joyful, cheerful, or without appropriate thought
causing sleep or lethargy
Prodigal... adj
lavish; wasteful
Lapidary... adj
relating to precious stones or the art of cutting them
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 16
Ingenuous
Collusion
Unequivocal
Hyperbole
showing innocence or childlike simplicity
collaboration; complicity; conspiracy
absolute; certain
purposeful exaggeration for effect
Ingenuous
showing innocence or childlike simplicity
Collusion
collaboration; complicity; conspiracy
31 terms
USMLE Kaplan Biochem (8,
Features of amino acids
Precursors for catecholamines
What can form seratonin and niacin?
Acronym for 20 amino acids(see written…
Central carbon atom attached to carboxyl group (COOH), amino…
Phenylalanine and tyrosine
Tryptophan
GAS-TV-LIC-MP-TT-AA-GG-LA-HP-S (GAS TV LICked My Pearls TT AA…
Features of amino acids
Central carbon atom attached to carboxyl group (COOH), amino…
Precursors for catecholamines
Phenylalanine and tyrosine
20 terms
Kaplan Vocab Set 5
apt
catharsis
hubris
heathen
appropriate for the circumstance
(psychoanalysis) purging of emotional tensions
Excessive pride
a person who does not acknowledge your God... An uncivilized or…
apt
appropriate for the circumstance
catharsis
(psychoanalysis) purging of emotional tensions
50 terms
Kaplan Word Power Set 14
éclat
edacious
ephemeral
epicene
a dazzling success, acclaim
having an insatiable appetite, great voracity
short-lived, transitory
having characteristics of both male and female, neuter
éclat
a dazzling success, acclaim
edacious
having an insatiable appetite, great voracity
50 terms
Kaplan Word Power Set 13
acidulous
adventitious
afflatus
agathism
sour, ill-tempered
accidental
a creative impulse, divine inspiration
the belief that things ultimately lead to good
acidulous
sour, ill-tempered
adventitious
accidental
25 terms
Kaplan GRE Set 1
Diaphanous... adj
Palliate... verb
Fetid... adj
Interregnum... noun
allowing light to show through; delicate
to make less serious; ease
foul-smelling; putrid
period between reigns
Diaphanous... adj
allowing light to show through; delicate
Palliate... verb
to make less serious; ease
43 terms
Kaplan Word Power Set 15
parvenu
pastiche
percipience
perdition
an upstart who has acquired wealth and class but hasn't achie…
a piece that imitates or is made up from pieces of other work…
keen perception
eternal damnation
parvenu
an upstart who has acquired wealth and class but hasn't achie…
pastiche
a piece that imitates or is made up from pieces of other work…
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