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10 terms

Literature: Life in America's First Cities

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apartment
one of many rooms within a building in which people live
hire
to take on and pay someone
mill
factory where products, such as cloth or paper are made
petticoat
thin, lightweight skirt worn under a skirt or dress
rent
money paid to live or work in someone else's house or building
servant
someone who works in another person's house, usually cleaning and cooking
spoil
to become rotten
telegram
message sent by a telegraph
telegraph
machine that sends messages over wires in the form of a code
vinegar
sour liquid usually made from wines