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Given the HISTORICAL WORD, identify the MEANING

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1.

illiteracy

  insufficiency or inadequate supply

  inability to read or write; need for learning

  fortress protecting a city

  imperial or royal ruler with complete authority

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2.

theocracy

  government by the people where citizens have voting and ruling powers

  government or State where God is sovereign, religion is law, and priests are kings

  flag of country, king, knight, army especially in battle

  leadership or dominance of one nation over others

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

guerrilla, guerilla

  irregular war by small bodies

  intensive attack; lightning warfare practised by Nazi German armies

  imperial or royal ruler with complete authority

  killing of a victim as an offering to the Gods

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4.

laissez faire

  imperial or royal ruler with complete authority

  inspired teacher who predicts future or interprets God's will

  killing of a victim as an offering to the Gods

  government abstention from interference with the economy and individual action

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5.

slave

  government, system or State under a single imperial or royal ruler

  fortress or elevated part of Greek city, especially Athens

  helpless person made to do hard work and who is the property of the master

  laborer bound to and transferred with the land

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6.

clan

  government, system or State under a single imperial or royal ruler

  family group with a common ancestor

  intensive attack; lightning warfare practised by Nazi German armies

  lasting hostility between two families or tribes

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7.

revolution

  forcible replacement of government or overthrowing of ruler

  government abstention from interference with the economy and individual action

  intensive attack; lightning warfare practised by Nazi German armies

  killing by treacherous violence

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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