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A New Set of Laws

Mesopotamia, World History

fertile producing many plants or crops
crescent a shape that is curved, wide at its center, and pointed at its two ends like a crescent moon
climate the usual weather conditions in a particular place or region
settler a person who goes to live in a new place where usually there are few or no people
city-state a state that has its own government and consists of a city and the area around it
invade to enter by force in order to take over
empire a group of countries or regions that are controlled by one ruler or one government
code a set of laws or regulations
retaliation to get revenge against someone
social of or relating to people or society in general
superior high or higher in quality
society A community of people who share a common culture
Mesopotamia A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that developed the first urban societies.
Created by: Jeffrey.lindsay