12 terms

Chapter 9 vocabulary

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Cabinet
persons appointed by a head of state to head executive departments of government and act as official advisers
Inaugurated
formally swarn in
precedent
a law established by following earlier judicial decisions
tariff
tax on imported goods
cede
surrender of give up
neutral
not siding with any country in dispute
foreign policy
relations with the government of other nations
political party
group of people that tries to promote its ideas and influence the government
aliens
immigrants who are not yet citizens
sedition
stirring up rebellion against a government
nullifications
ideas that a state could cancel a federal law within the state
state's rights
the idea that states have certain rights that the government cannot over rule