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  1. a philosophy based on the ideas of Auguste Compte; stressed observation and scientific approaches to the problems of society.
  2. belief in the United States that it was destined to rule from the Atlantic to the Pacific.
  3. coffee estates that spread into the Brazilian interior between 1840 and 1860; caused intensification of slavery.
  4. United States declaration of 1823 that any attempt by a European country to colonize the Americas would be considered an unfriendly act.guano: bird droppings utilized as fertilizer; a major Peruvian export between 1850 and 1880.

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  1. centralistsLatin American politicians who favored regional governments rather than centralized administrations; often supported by liberal politicians.


  2. La Reformamounted rural workers in the Rio de la Plata region.


  3. gauchosmounted rural workers in the Rio de la Plata region.


  4. caudillosleaders in independent Latin America who dominated local areas by force in defiance of national policies; sometimes seized the national government.