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Africa Vocabulary

AIDS Acquired Immune Deficency
Apartheid System of laws that seperated ratial and ethnic group and limited the rights of blacks in South Africa
Autocracy government one leader holds complete power, citizens have no partipant in gov.
Deforestation Wide spreaad of cutting down trees
Democracy Government in which leaders rule with consent of the citizens
Desertification Process by which grasslands change to deserts
Famine Lack of food
Infrastucter service and facilities people need including roads, high ways, water ,and sewage
Irrigation Farming practice followed in dry areas to collect water and bring it to crops
Landlocked A country with no land bordering a sea or ocean
Oligarchy system of government where control rests in a small people with wealth and power
Rain forests dence forest that receives high amounts of rain each years
Savanna Broad grass landers in the tropics with few trees
Uranium A heavey, silvery-white radioactive metalic chemical element: used in atomic energy
Created by: ellaod21