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MesoAmerica Vocab

TermDefinition
Vital absolutely necessary or important; essential.
Adapt make (something) suitable for a new use or purpose; modify.
Glacier a slowly moving mass or river of ice formed by the accumulation and compaction of snow on mountains or near the poles.
MesoAmerica land between the americas that takes up most of central america
SouthAmerica a continent of the southern Western Hemisphere southeast of North America between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
Olmec a member of a prehistoric people inhabiting the coast of Veracruz and western Tabasco on the Gulf of Mexico ( circa 1200–400 BC), who established what was probably the first Meso-American civilization.
Maya was a Mesoamerican civilization developed by the Maya peoples,
Inca a member of any of the dominant groups of South American Indian peoples who established an empire in Peru prior to the Spanish conquest.
Aztec a member of a Nahuatl-speaking state in central Mexico that was conquered by Cortés in 1521. 2.
Caribou a large North American reindeer.
TEOTIHUACAN was one of the most remarkable cities of the ancient world.
TENOCHTITLAN was an Aztec city that flourished between A.D. 1325 and 1521.
HONDURAS Republic in Central America, bordered by the Caribbean Sea to the north,
YUCATAN PENINSULA n a peninsula in Central America extending into the Gulf of Mexico between the Bay of Campeche and the Caribbean Sea.
MONOPOLY the exclusive possession or control of the supply or trade in a commodity or service.
CONTINENT any of the world's main continuous expanses of land.
TRADE ROUTE a path used to trade goods and etc.
TRADING EMPIRE set up ports to trade with the Natives India was Britain's Biggest Shop
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