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Chapter 12: Western Imperialism

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Imperialism
Domination by one country of the political, economic, or cultural life of another country or region.
Protectorate
Nation whose independence is limited by the control of a more powerful country.
Jihad
A holy struggle, to revive and purify Islam.
Missionary
An individual who helps to diffuse a universalizing religion.
Pasha
A provincial ruler.
Genocide
Deliberate extermination of a racial, cultural, ethnic group.
Sepoy
Indian soldiers that serve anywhere, in India or at seas.
Indemnity
A payment for losses in the war.
Viceroy
The Indian government in the name of the queen.
Extraterritoriality
Right of foreigners to be protected by the laws of their own nation.