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Geography Vocabulary

Savanna Broad grassland in the tropics with few trees
Basin Low area surrounded by higher land
Canopy Umbrella-like covering formed by the tops of trees in the rain forest
Hydroelectric Power Electricity generated by flowing water
Dictator Individual who takes control of a government and rules the country as she or he wishes
Refugee Person who flees to another country to escape persecution or disaster
Shah Title given to kings who ruled Iran
Islamic Republic Government run by Muslim religious leaders
Tehran The capital in Iran
Caspian Sea Largest landlocked sea north of Iran
Dead Sea Saltiest Sea in the world
Kibbutz Settlement in Israel where the people share property and produce goods
Moshav Settlement in Israel where people share property but also own some private property
Tel Aviv-Yafo Modern city in Israel
Diaspora collective name for scattered Jewish settlements around the world
Holocaust Systematic murder of more than 6 million European Jews by Adolf Hitler and his followers during world war 2
Gaza Strip Small piece of land in Israel which is where the Palestinians live
West Bank Piece of land in Israel which is where the Palestinians live
Esfahan A city in Iran
Shekel The monetary unit of Israel
Rial The Monetary unit of Iran
Created by: wrice13