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Ancient Rome Unit Review

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consul
one of two officials who led the ancient Roman Republic
dictator
a person in the Ancient Roman Republic appointed to rule for six months in times of emergency, with all the power of a kind
patrician
member of a wealthy, supper-class family in the Ancient Roman Republic
republic
a type of government where citizens who have the right to vote select their leaders; the leaders rule in the name of the people
veto
the latin word for "forbid"
aqueduct
a structure that carries water over long distances
circus
an arena in Ancient Rome
province
a unit of an empire; each had a governor supported by an army
disciple
a follower of a person or belief
epistle
a letter; in the Christian Bible, letters written by disciples like Paul to Christian groups
Gospel
the first four books of the New Testament
martyr
a person who chooses to die for a cause he or she believes in
messiah
a savior in Judaism and Christianity
inflation
an economic situation in which there is more money of less value
mercenary
a foreign soldier who serves in an army only for pay
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