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Geography

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geographic region   large area of land with a common set of features  
outer banks   long chain of sandbars and barrier islands of the coast of NC  
coastal plain   broad, flat region in NC that stretches 100-150 miles inland from the ocean  
tidewater   low-lying eastern part of NC's coastal plain  
piedmont   hilly region between the coastal plain and the Appalachian mountains  
climate   the main kind of weather that a region experiences over an extended period  
sun belt   strip of warm-weather states the runs across the southern US  
natural reasources   any part of nature that people use in a some way  
sandbank   a large deposit of sand forming a mound, ridge, or hillside  
vicinity   the surrounding area  
artifact   human-made object like a pot, a weapon, or a mask that gives clues to the culture to the culture from which it comes  
culture   a people's way of life, including the kids tools they make, the food they eat, and the language they speak  
mesa   a flat-topped, steep-sided plateau  
slash-and-burn   a method of farming in which trees and brush are burned to clear land for fields and villages.  
oral history   stories passed down by word of mouth from generation to generation.  
clan   a group of related people.  
anthropologist   a scientists who studies human culture  
drought   a long period with no rain  


   


 
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