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Given the HISTORICAL WORD, identify the MEANING

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1.

mace

  glorification of or reliance on military forces and prepared for war

  government in which the ruler has absolute, unlimited power

  hammer-like weapon of medieval times

  hostile attack and encroachment of city or country

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2.

laissez faire

  hammer-like weapon of medieval times

  exclusive control of the trade in a certain product

  imperial or royal ruler with complete authority

  government abstention from interference with the economy and individual action

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

clan

  family group with a common ancestor

  inspired teacher who predicts future or interprets God's will

  fortress protecting a city

  killing of millions of Jews by Nazis during WWII; wholesale sacrifice or destruction by fire

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4.

guerrilla, guerilla

  grassy plains in tropical regions of America

  group of islands

  irregular war by small bodies

  intensive attack; lightning warfare practised by Nazi German armies

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5.

hegemony

  group of territories controlled by an emperor

  leadership or dominance of one nation over others

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

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

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6.

archipelago

  end of hostilities in a war

  hammer-like weapon of medieval times

  forcible replacement of government or overthrowing of ruler

  group of islands

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7.

manor

  land and its rights held by the lord during the feudal period

  impartial in a dispute or taking neither side

  end of hostilities in a war

  group of territories controlled by an emperor

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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