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jazzA type of music developed mostly by African Americans in the early 1900s that combined elements of African rhythms and European musicwind powerpower obtained by harnessing the energy of the wind.solar powerenergy from the sun that is converted into thermal or electrical energyForeign born residentspeople who have immigrated to a new countrypostindustrialeconomy that emphasizes services and technology rather than industry and manufacturingaqueductsArtificial channels for transporting wateremissionsPollutants that are released into the airrain shadow effectresult of a process by which dry areas develop on the leeward sides of mountain ranges - Eastern side of the Rocky Mountainsperceptual regiona region defined by popular feelings and images rather than by objective data - "Deep South" of the United StatesFrench Canadiansa Canadian descended from early French settlers and whose native language is French

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