stm chapter 2- ancient greece vocabulary

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long narrative poem about great heroes and their deeds

epic

an ancient story that usually explains something in nature

myth

a person who rules with total and unlimited control

despot

a narrow waterway connecting two larger bodies of water

strait

a state made up of an independent city and the nearby countryside

citystate

a government by a few

oligarchy

a government by the people

democracy

a government by one ruler

monarchy

a group of people called into court to give a verdict

jury

an agreement by persons, groups, nations to act together for some special purpose or benefit

alliance

a settlement in one land ruled by the government of another land

colony

the way of life of a group of people, including their customs, traditions, and values

culture

the study of human behavior, thought and knowledge

philosophy

a large open air theater built in a semicircular pattern, with ascending rows of seats built into a hillside

amphitheater

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