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GRE Word of the Day: 1.24.2012

Posted by Mark Skoskiewicz on Tue, Jan 24, 2012 @ 08:43 AM

Advocate - {verb, noun}

1. Verb: To speak or write in favor of; support or urge by argument; recommend publicly: He advocated higher salaries for teachers.

2. Noun: A person who speaks or writes in support or defense of a person, cause, etc. (usually followed by of ): an advocate of peace.

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