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Chapter 8 Vocabulary

Frontier Forest outskirts of civilization.
Missi Dominici Lord's messengers.
Curriculum Formal course of study.
Feudalism Pledge of service for land.
Vassal Lesser lord.
Feudal Contract Exchange of pledges.
Fief Estate.
Knight Warrior on a horse.
Tournament Mock battle.
Chivalry Code of conduct.
Troubadour Wandering poet.
Manor Lord's estate.
Serf Peasant bound to land.
Tithe One tenth income.
Secular Worldly.
Papal Supremecy 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.
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 and artisans.
Usury Interest on money load.
Guild Artisan association.
Apprentice Intern.
Journeyman Salaried worker.
Created by: schmidt55