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ethno race,culture
ethnologist a person who studies races and peoples, their relations to one another, their origins, and their distinctive characteristics.
ethnicity the cultural characteristics that connect a particular group
ethnocentric the attitude that one's own group is superior
demo people
demotic of or relating to the common people; 
demagogue a political leader who gains power by appealing to people's emotions, instincts, and prejudices in a way that is considered manipulative and dangerous
gen birth,origin,race
progeny an offspring of a person, animal, or plant
genetics .study of heredity: the branch of biology that deals with heredity and genetic variations
indigenous produced, growing, living, or occurring naturally in a particular region or environment
port to carry
portfolio a large flat case for carrying documents such as maps, photographs, or drawings
deportation to expel or banish somebody back to his or her own country
tele across
telemetry The process of  transmitting (radio signals, data, etc.) automatically and at a distance
telescope An optical instrument for making distant objects appear larger and brighter
arch most important,rule,ancient
oligarchy government by a small group of people who hold all the power
patriarch the male head of a family
anarchy political and social disorder due to the absence of governmental control