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Concession A privilege or exception granted by a government.
Intensive Farming Farming that requires a great deal of labor.
Terrance In farming, a flat, narrow ledge of land, usually constructed in hilly areas to increase the amount or arable land.
Double Cropping In farming, growing more than one crop a year on the same land.
Theocrat Someone who claims to rule by religious or divine authority.
Autonomous Region A political unit with limited self-government.
Sphere of Influence An area or country that is politically and economically dominated
Abdicate To surrender ones office, throne, or authority.
Warlord A local leader with a military fallowing.
Light Industry The production of small consumer goods such as clothes and appliances.
Material Law The law administered during a period of strict military control.
Ideogram In written language, a character or symbol that represent the idea or thing.
Atheism The belief that God does not exist.
Acupuncture The ancient Chinese practice of inserting fine needles or specific body points to cure disease to ease pain.
Seismograph An instrument that measures and records movement.
Typhoon A destructive tropical storm that forms over the pacific ocean
Homogeneous Having a similar nature: uniform in structure or quality.
Militarism The glorification of the military and a readiness for war.
Tariff A tax imposed by a government of imported goods.
Quota A fixed quanity
Downsize To fire an employee in order to reduce costs
Demilitarized Zone A strip of land on which troops or weapons are not allowed.
Proliferation An increase in the number of something.
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