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A male ruler of an empire


A series of rulers from the same family


A group of families with a common ancestor

cultural diffusion

The spreading of ideas or practices from one culture to other cultures


Relating to a government that controls a country's large industries, businesses, and land


A community in which people own land as a group and where the y live and work together


A variation of a language that is unique to a region or an area


A person who has no settled home but who moves from place to place


Identical or similar

ethnic group

A group of people who share such characteristics as language, religion, and ancestry

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