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Given the HISTORICAL WORD, identify the MEANING

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1.

entrepreneur

  person who takes financial risks hoping for large profits and control of commercial enterprise

  person of noble birth especially wealthy landowner in ancient Rome

  person who preaches a religion or goes on religious missions

  person who directs the course of a ship or voyage often using charts

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2.

exile

  member of German National Socialist party

  person who believes in spiritual power or hidden meaning

  long absence from one's country as punishment

  monumental stone tomb with sloping sides meeting at apex in which Egyptian Pharaoh's body is placed after death

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3.

gipsy, gypsy

  member of a wandering race especially Asian

  object made by human beings

  person opposed to force, war and serving in the military

  medieval military expedition to recover Palestine; campaign against recognized evil

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4.

plebeian

  member of a wandering race especially Asian

  person born in the same family with common ancestor

  organized massacre especially of Jewish community in Russia

  person of low birth especially common person in ancient Rome

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5.

hermit

  person raised to honorable military rank

  person who has withdrawn from society and is living alone

  operations by army to gain possession of fortified place

  lending of money at exorbitant or illegal rates of interest especially in the Middle Ages

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6.

stigmata

  order or official statement issued by authority

  organized massacre especially of Jewish community in Russia

  marks corresponding to Christ's wounds made by nails

  person who believes in spiritual power or hidden meaning

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7.

philosopher

  person born in the same family with common ancestor

  medieval knightly system showing courtesy and bravery

  person in the pursuit of wisdom and knowledge

  person who directs the course of a ship or voyage often using charts

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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