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APUSH vocab part 1

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atrocities
Wickedness
climes
place on earth
flotilla
fleet of ships
protracted
extended length
paupers
very poor; receiving charity
primogeniture
first son
liquidate
settle a debt
intrepid
fearless
conciliatory
peace offering
punitive
punishment
assimilating
blending in
insatiable
unsatisfied
vanguard
first in the military
viable
workable
capital
official city of government
perogatives
privilege or right
buffer
space between two things
monetary
money
philanthropists
do-gooder
consensus
an agreement by majority
fervor
devotion
credo
statement of beliefs
franchise
right to vote
hersey
against the church
clerical
having to do with the church
expropriating
taking property for the greater good
seditious
the idea of rebellion
disseminating
give out information
malcontents
complainer
artisan
craftsmen
gentry
upper class
autonomy
self-rule
annihilated
destroy
benign
favorable
despotic
absolute ruler (stubborn dictator)
foray
quick attack
mutitions
weapons
dissenters
to digress
strife
conflict
advocates
supporter
manual
by hand
amicable
friendly
factional
part of a group
inception
beginning of an idea
disenfranchised
to be left out (deprived)
arable
fit for farming
lucrative
profitable
statues
laws
proximity
nearness
hierarchy
ranking
plethora
an abundance
cuisines
types of food
hybrid
mix of 2 things
propitious
kind
rudimentary
basic
integrity
morals
mundane
boring
hinterland
back country
stratification
social class structure
frugality
cheap
expropriation
seizing property for the greater good
affluent
rich
egaliteration
wanting to be equal
oligarchy
very few control the government
insurrection
the limited act of rebellion. Shut down quickly
destitute
extremely poor. penniless
squalor
filthy conditions
volatile
unstable
mortality
death rate
engendered
to give rise to something