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Given the HISTORICAL WORD, identify the MEANING

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1.

regicide

  end of hostilities in a war

  killing of a king

  killing of a victim as an offering to the Gods

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

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

revolution

  image used as object of worship; often God carved in stone or wood

  forcible replacement of government or overthrowing of ruler

  journey to a holy place for religious reasons

  group of persons who together make laws and govern a State

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

aristocracy

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

  journey to a holy place for religious reasons

  government headed by privileged class or nobility

  fortress or elevated part of Greek city, especially Athens

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

monarchy

  fortress or elevated part of Greek city, especially Athens

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

  lasting hostility between two families or tribes

  estate for cultivation

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

assassination

  form of complete socialism with public ownership of all land, means of production and goods

  laborer bound to and transferred with the land

  inability to read or write; need for learning

  killing by treacherous violence

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

government

  glorification of or reliance on military forces and prepared for war

  image used as object of worship; often God carved in stone or wood

  grassy plains in tropical regions of America

  group of persons who together make laws and govern a State

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

hegemony

  government in which the ruler has absolute, unlimited power

  leadership or dominance of one nation over others

  intensive attack; lightning warfare practised by Nazi German armies

  forcible replacement of government or overthrowing of ruler

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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