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Pre global ages

Africa, China, americas

Scholargentry The scholar-gentry were those who had successfully passed government-held examinations and become China's social leaders
dowery property or money brought by a bride to her husband on their marriage.
khanate One of a separate territories
porcelain a strong, vitreous, translucent ceramic material, biscuit-fired at a low temperature, the glaze then fired at a very high temperature
archipelago a large group or chain of island
code a system for communication by telegraph, heliograph, etc., in which long and short sounds, light flashes, etc., are used to symbolize the content of a message
samurai a member of the hereditary warrior class in feudal Japan
security freedom from danger, risk, etc.; safety
stateless society a group of independent villages organized clans made by a centralized government
clan a group of families or households, as among the Scottish Highlanders, the heads of which claim descent from a common ancesto
maize corn
quipu a system of knotted strings used by people for keeping records
Civil servants people who work for the government
Swahili language spoken in Eastern Africa
Created by: Cece;)