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A group of emigrants or their descendants who settle in a distant territory by remain subject to or closely associated with the parent country
a triangular tract of sediment at the mouth of a river, typically where it diverges into several outlets
An unprincipled politician; someone who comes to power by appealing to the emotions of the populace
A process by which desert-like condition are created by a loss of plant cover and soil
Word used adjectivally to describe some quality or attribute of an object, as in "Father Aeneas"
a policy of extending a country's power and influence influence through diplomacy or military force
Patterns and rules of relationship among people who are linked or related through shared descent or through marriage
land covered with grass or other low vegetation that is suitable for the grazing of domesticated animals
An area characterized as a city or town where the population density is greater than in the surrounding area
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