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Chapter 8 Vocab

Medieval L.'medius'=middle , 'aevuum'=age.
Frontier forest outskirts of civilization.
Miss Dominici (L.) lord's messengers.
Curriculum formal course of study.
Tithe one tenth income.
Secular worldly.
Papal supremacy pope rule over secular rule.
Canon law church law.
Excommunication denial of sacraments.
Interdict order against entire town.
Simony selling of church office.
Friar monk not isolated.
Anti-Semitism prejudice against Jews.
feudalism pledge of service for land.
vassal lesser lord.
feudal exchange or pledges.
fief estate.
knight warrior on horse.
tournament mock battle.
chivalry code of conduct.
troubadour wandering poet.
manor lord's estate.
serf peasant bound to land.
charter written rights for town.
capital money for investment.
partnership united merchants.
bill of exchange de facto check.
tenant farmer farmer who paid rent.
middle class merchants, traders, artisans.
usury (excessive) interest on money loan.
guild artisan association.
apprentice intern.
journeyman salaried worker.
Created by: ambermonfort