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Academic Vocabulary

World History

TermDefinition
Egalitarian relating to or believing in the principle that all people are equal and deserve equal rights and opportunities
Conduit a person or organization that acts as a channel for the transmission of something
Kinship blood relationship
Artisan a worker in a skilled trade, especially one that involves making things by hand
Patriarchy a system of society or government in which men hold the power and women are largely excluded from it
Textile a type of cloth or woven fabric
Hinderance Something that interferes with (or delays) action or progress
Metallurgy the branch of science and technology concerned with the properties of metals
Elite a select group that is superior in terms of ability or qualities to the rest of a group or society
Surplus an amount of something left over when requirements have been met
Pastoral used for or related to the keeping or grazing of sheep or cattle.
Bureaucracy a system of government in which most of the important decisions are made by state officials rather than by elected representatives
Stratified form or arrange into strata
Fertility the quality of being fertile; productiveness
Mobilized prepare and organize for active service
Razed completely destroy a building,town or other sites
Divine is a village in Osmanvand Rural
Reinforced strengthen or support
Monumental great in importance, extent, or size
Diaspora the dispersion of the Jews beyond Israel
Urban in, relating to, or characteristic of a town or city
Piety the quality of being religious or reverent
Monotheism the doctrine or belief that there is only one God
Divergent tending to be different or develop in different directions
Veneration great respect; reverence
Diffuse spread or cause to spread over a wide area or among a large number of people
Created by: Isac Gasca