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The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Aztec
Prince Henry
Aztec, Maya, Inca
This American civilization is most famous for its many pyrami…
A Mesoamerican people who built an empire in central Mexico t…
"The Navigator," founded a Portuguese sailins school, and org…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Aztec, Maya, Inca
Maya
This American civilization is most famous for its many pyrami…
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
Aztec
Pre-Columbian Empires
Incas
Maya
Also known as Mexica, the Aztecs created a powerful empire in…
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
A Native American people who built a notable civilization in…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
Aztec
Also known as Mexica, the Aztecs created a powerful empire in…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
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The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
What was an important effect of the Co…
What practice did the Aztecs borrow fr…
what is an impact of the Atlantic slav…
what did the Aztec use of the calendar…
introduction of new plants and animals to both Europe and Ame…
the cultivation of corn
it destroyed much of Africa's heritage and disrupted its deve…
they had major cultural achievements before coming into conta…
What was an important effect of the Co…
introduction of new plants and animals to both Europe and Ame…
What practice did the Aztecs borrow fr…
the cultivation of corn
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Inca
Aztec
consisted of three empires. the Maya Empire, the Aztec Empire…
one of the earliest civilizations. developed a complex civili…
a member of the small group of Quechuan people living in the…
group from the north that invaded central Mexico; were first…
Pre-Columbian Empires
consisted of three empires. the Maya Empire, the Aztec Empire…
Maya
one of the earliest civilizations. developed a complex civili…
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THE AMERICAS PRE-COLUMBIAN EMPIRES TO COLONIES
pre columbian
maya
inca
aztec
Period of North and South American history before the arrival…
a family of American Indian languages spoken by Mayan peoples.
a member of the small group of Quechuan people living in the…
a member of the Nahuatl people who established an empire in M…
pre columbian
Period of North and South American history before the arrival…
maya
a family of American Indian languages spoken by Mayan peoples.
18 terms
The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Inca
Aztec
consisted of three empires. the Maya Empire, the Aztec Empire…
one of the earliest civilizations. developed a complex civili…
a member of the small group of Quechuan people living in the…
group from the north that invaded central Mexico; were first…
Pre-Columbian Empires
consisted of three empires. the Maya Empire, the Aztec Empire…
Maya
one of the earliest civilizations. developed a complex civili…
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The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies Vocabulary
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Olmecs
Toltecs
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
70 miles north of Mexico City. Toltecs built their capital ci…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
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THE AMERICAS: PRE-COLUMBIAN EMPIRES TO COLONIES VOCABULARY
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Olmecs
Toltecs
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
(1400 B.C.E. to 500 B.C.E.) earliest known Mexican civilizati…
70 miles north of Mexico City. Toltecs built their capital ci…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
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Chapter 12 The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Inca
Aztec
civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
ANCIENT CIVILIZATION MOSTLY LOCATED IN SOUTHERN MEXICO, YUCAT…
Native civilization existing before Columbus' arrival living…
Also known as Mexica, the Aztecs created a powerful empire in…
Pre-Columbian Empires
civilizations that existed in the Americas before the arrival…
Maya
ANCIENT CIVILIZATION MOSTLY LOCATED IN SOUTHERN MEXICO, YUCAT…
Pre-Columbian America: The Aztec Empire
Teotihuacán (Mexico), c. 5th century B…
Pyramid of the Moon, c. 200 C.E., Teot…
Pyramid of the Sun, c. 150 C.E, Teotih…
Temple of Quetzalcóatl (Tlaloc), Teoti…
Teotihuacán (Mexico), c. 5th century B…
Pyramid of the Moon, c. 200 C.E., Teot…
Pre-Columbian America: the Incan Empire
Hunter-gathers' village, Monte Verde (…
Nazcan (or Nascan) lines (Peru), c. 40…
Coricancha, Cuzco (Peru), c. 1450-1470
Machu Picchu (Peru), c. 1438-71
...
Hunter-gathers' village, Monte Verde (…
...
Nazcan (or Nascan) lines (Peru), c. 40…
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World History Ch. 12 The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Inca
Aztec
empires that existed in the Americas before the arrival of Co…
(1500 B.C.-1546 A.D.) a complex civilization located in prese…
(1200-1535) advanced cultures developed along the Pacific coa…
(1200-1521) settled in the Valley of Mexico or the center of…
Pre-Columbian Empires
empires that existed in the Americas before the arrival of Co…
Maya
(1500 B.C.-1546 A.D.) a complex civilization located in prese…
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African Empires, Columbian Exchange, and Americas Notes
Ghana
Mali
Songhai
Gold
- Sonike found the empire... - From 300-1230, but peaked in 700-…
- Found by Sundiata Keita (1217-1255)... "Lion King"... - Crippled…
- 1464-1591 ... - Overlaps with the fall of the Mali... - Gov based…
- Easternmost side of Africa... - Still producing gold... - Not ric…
Ghana
- Sonike found the empire... - From 300-1230, but peaked in 700-…
Mali
- Found by Sundiata Keita (1217-1255)... "Lion King"... - Crippled…
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West African Empires, Americas, & Columbian Exchange
Ghana (P,E,S)
Mali (P,E,S)
Songhay (P,E,S)
Gold (Trans-Saharan Exchange)
...
...
Center of learning, controlled by the Songki people, shank wh…
...
Ghana (P,E,S)
...
Mali (P,E,S)
...
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chapter 12: the americas: pre columbian empires to colonies
pre columbian
maya
inca
aztec
Period of North and South American history before the arrival…
a family of American Indian languages spoken by Mayan peoples.
a member of the small group of Quechuan people living in the…
a member of the Nahuatl people who established an empire in M…
pre columbian
Period of North and South American history before the arrival…
maya
a family of American Indian languages spoken by Mayan peoples.
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WORLD HISTORY: Chapter 12- The Americas: Pre-Columbian Empires to Colonies
Pre-Columbian Empires
Maya
Inca Empire
Aztec
Aztec, Maya, Inca
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
A Mesoamerican civilization in the Andes Mountains in South A…
A Mesoamerican civilization of Mexico who created a strong em…
Pre-Columbian Empires
Aztec, Maya, Inca
Maya
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
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Pre-Columbian Empires
Mayan Civilization
nomadic
sedentary
city-states
the first major, complex civilization to develop in the Ameri…
moving from place to place
living in one place permanently
an independent city with its own government
Mayan Civilization
the first major, complex civilization to develop in the Ameri…
nomadic
moving from place to place
Pre-Columbian/Columbian America
Significance of the land bridge
Lifestyle of the earliest natives
Ease of conquest by the Spanish
Reasons for exploration
-people could walk from Russia to Canada... -brought natives over
hunter-gatherers
the Spanish showed up in The Americas and began searching for…
for gold, slaves, new resources, spread catholicism
Significance of the land bridge
-people could walk from Russia to Canada... -brought natives over
Lifestyle of the earliest natives
hunter-gatherers
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Pre-columbian/columbian america
Significance of the land bridge
Lifestyle of the earliest natives
Ease of conquest by the Spanish
Reasons for exploration
Nomadic asian hunters, ancestors of native american people, t…
had advanced agricultural practices (maize, beans, squash), b…
NA were isolated for so long, didn't have advanced technology…
gold, god, glory. columbus and his people were sent to conver…
Significance of the land bridge
Nomadic asian hunters, ancestors of native american people, t…
Lifestyle of the earliest natives
had advanced agricultural practices (maize, beans, squash), b…
PreColumbian-Columbian America
Native/Indigenous Peoples of Americas:…
When did the Indians come to the Weste…
How did the Indians come to the Wester…
Reality of America
Originally from Asia
14,000-15,000 years ago
Came across the Bering Strait
Over 10 million Indians lived in the Western Hemisphere in la…
Native/Indigenous Peoples of Americas:…
Originally from Asia
When did the Indians come to the Weste…
14,000-15,000 years ago
Columbian America
Aztec
Inca
Olmec
Machu Picchu
(1200-1521) 1300, they settled in the valley of Mexico. Grew…
God becoming man
The first Mesoamerican civilization. Between ca. 1200 and 400…
8,000 ft above sea level between mountain peaks has a sun tem…
Aztec
(1200-1521) 1300, they settled in the valley of Mexico. Grew…
Inca
God becoming man
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Pre-Columbian Empires
Aztec: Timeline
Aztec: Location
Aztec: Political Structure, Government…
Aztec: Religious Practices
15th century (1400s)
Mexico
Lead by an Emperor; Conquered all groups around them; Made sl…
Worshipped gods and goddesses; Quetzalcoatl was major god of…
Aztec: Timeline
15th century (1400s)
Aztec: Location
Mexico
Pre-Columbian Americas
chinampa
m'ita
quipu
codex
Floating gardens built by the Aztecs
In the Incan empire, the requirement that all able-bodied sub…
a group of knotted strings used by the Incas to record inform…
Bark paper book used to store important information.
chinampa
Floating gardens built by the Aztecs
m'ita
In the Incan empire, the requirement that all able-bodied sub…
Pre-Columbian Americas
Mesoamerica
Bering land bridge
Maize
Olmecs
Mexico/central America - early settlements
During Ice age - lowered sea level created a bridge between a…
corn
earliest American civilization - carved huge stone heads - al…
Mesoamerica
Mexico/central America - early settlements
Bering land bridge
During Ice age - lowered sea level created a bridge between a…
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Pre-Columbian and Colonial Americas
Ice Age
Beringia
maize
Mesoamerica
approximately 10,000 years ago when the earth's average tempe…
Land bridge that connected Asia and North America during the…
corn, grain crop first cultivated in the Americas around 7000…
area of North America that stretches from middle Mexico into…
Ice Age
approximately 10,000 years ago when the earth's average tempe…
Beringia
Land bridge that connected Asia and North America during the…
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Pre-Columbian Americas
Mesoamerica
Land-bridge
Neolithic Revolution
Pre-Columbian
Mexico and Central America was civilized before the Spanish a…
how people migrated from Asia to the Americas during the last…
transition from hunter/gatherers to farming
The Americas before Christopher Columbus' arrival in 1492
Mesoamerica
Mexico and Central America was civilized before the Spanish a…
Land-bridge
how people migrated from Asia to the Americas during the last…
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Pre-Columbian Empires
Olmecs, Mayans, Aztecs, Incas
Mexico
Mesoamerica
Andes Mountains
Native American group order
Location of Aztecs
Location of Olmecs
Location of Incas
Olmecs, Mayans, Aztecs, Incas
Native American group order
Mexico
Location of Aztecs
Early Americas (Pre-Columbian)
Pre Columbian
Olmec Culture
Teotihuacan
Maya
The period of time in the ancient Americas before Christopher…
Mesoamerican, preclassical period (1500 BCE), developed many…
Mesoamercias first truly urban development. 200 ce. *Most of…
The civilization from 400 BCE- 250 CE Mesoamerica that develo…
Pre Columbian
The period of time in the ancient Americas before Christopher…
Olmec Culture
Mesoamerican, preclassical period (1500 BCE), developed many…
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Pre-Columbian Americas Terms
Ayllu
Aymaras
Calpulli
Chinampa
the traditional form of a community in the Andes, especially…
people indigenous nation in the Andes and Altiplano regions o…
groups of families living in communities
system of agriculture. took the fertile soil from the lake bo…
Ayllu
the traditional form of a community in the Andes, especially…
Aymaras
people indigenous nation in the Andes and Altiplano regions o…
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Pre-Columbian Americas
North America
South America
Amazon Basin
Atacama
North America is a continent. Canada, the US, & Central Ameri…
South America is a continent. It was thoroughly inhabited by…
The Amazon Basin is the largest tropical rainforest in the wo…
The Atacama is the worlds driest desert. It's located on the…
North America
North America is a continent. Canada, the US, & Central Ameri…
South America
South America is a continent. It was thoroughly inhabited by…
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Pre-Columbian Americas
When did the first people come to the…
How did people cross from northern Asi…
The people remained geographically iso…
What made farming impossible?
More than 15000 years ago
A land bridge across the Bering Strait
Columbus
The environment
When did the first people come to the…
More than 15000 years ago
How did people cross from northern Asi…
A land bridge across the Bering Strait
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The Americas and the Columbian Exchange
Incas
Aztecs
Mayan Empire
Conquistador
Incas
Aztecs
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Unit 1: Pre-Columbian Americas
Pre-Columbian
The Americas
Mesoamerica
First Americans
The historical period in the Americas before the arrival of t…
The continents of North and South America (connected by Centr…
A geographic region that includes the southern part of what i…
The first humans to arrive in the Americas. Scientists and hi…
Pre-Columbian
The historical period in the Americas before the arrival of t…
The Americas
The continents of North and South America (connected by Centr…
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Pre-Columbian Americas - Questions
The emergence of what civilization mar…
Which of the following could be associ…
What ceremonial activity would be wide…
Upon what was the ancient American civ…
Olmecs
Widespread trade network
Ceremonial game played with a rubber ball
Agriculture
The emergence of what civilization mar…
Olmecs
Which of the following could be associ…
Widespread trade network
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Pre Columbian America Vocab
Cahokia
Beringia
Inuits
Clovis Tradition
An ancient settlement of southern Indians, located near prese…
An ancient land bridge over which the earliest Americans are…
Also called the Eskimo, live in the polar coasts of the Artic…
Powerful, new and sophisticated styles of tool making, unlike…
Cahokia
An ancient settlement of southern Indians, located near prese…
Beringia
An ancient land bridge over which the earliest Americans are…
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APUSH PreColumbian-Columbian America
Native/Indigenous Peoples of Americas:…
When did the Indians come to the Weste…
How did the Indians come to the Wester…
Reality of America
Originally from Asia
14,000-15,000 years ago
Came across the Bering Strait
Over 10 million Indians lived in the Western Hemisphere in la…
Native/Indigenous Peoples of Americas:…
Originally from Asia
When did the Indians come to the Weste…
14,000-15,000 years ago
21 terms
Pre-Columbian America
Olmec
Zapotec
Chavin
Maya
The first Mesoamerican civilization. Between ca. 1200 and 400…
an early Mesoamerican civilization that was centered in the O…
the first major South American civilization, which flourished…
Mesoamerican civilization concentrated in Mexico's Yucatan Pe…
Olmec
The first Mesoamerican civilization. Between ca. 1200 and 400…
Zapotec
an early Mesoamerican civilization that was centered in the O…
Pre Columbian Americas
Bering strait
Inuit
Maya
Yucatan peninsula
The space in between Asia and Alaska
people in Alaska and Canada in old times
an ancient civilization
the peninsula that is on Alaska
Bering strait
The space in between Asia and Alaska
Inuit
people in Alaska and Canada in old times
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The Americas (post and pre Columbian!)
Chavin de Huantar
Lanzon Stela
Relief Sculpture
City of Cusco
Peru, 900-200 BCE... stone, granite... -Northern highlands of Peru…
Peru, 900-200 BCE... granite... -Granite stela from the northern hi…
900-200 BCE... granite... -Also from Chavin de Huantar... -like they L…
Inca People, 1,440 CE... built manly of Andesite... -Considered pos…
Chavin de Huantar
Peru, 900-200 BCE... stone, granite... -Northern highlands of Peru…
Lanzon Stela
Peru, 900-200 BCE... granite... -Granite stela from the northern hi…
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Pre Columbian Americas
Beringia
Ice Age
Maize, squash, beans
Mesoamerica
Land bridge the first Americans used to cross over from Asia
Cold period during which ice sheets spread from the poles, la…
Main three crops grown by early Americans
Area extending from central Mexico to northern Honduras where…
Beringia
Land bridge the first Americans used to cross over from Asia
Ice Age
Cold period during which ice sheets spread from the poles, la…
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PRE COLUMBIAN AMERICAS
MOCTEZUMA
TERRACING
INCA
TENOCHTITLAN
LAST EMEROR OF THE AZTECS HE DIED AT THE HAND OF THE SPAINISH
AN INCAN AGRICULTURAL STRATEGY TO CREAE MORE LAND FOR FARMING…
ADVANCED CIVLIZATION BUILT ROADS BRIDGES AQUEDUCTS AND MORE I…
CAPITAL OF AZTEC EMPIRE
MOCTEZUMA
LAST EMEROR OF THE AZTECS HE DIED AT THE HAND OF THE SPAINISH
TERRACING
AN INCAN AGRICULTURAL STRATEGY TO CREAE MORE LAND FOR FARMING…
44 terms
Pre Columbian Americas
Beringia
Ice Age
Maize, squash, beans
Mesoamerica
Land bridge the first Americans used to cross over from Asia
Cold period during which ice sheets spread from the poles, la…
Main three crops grown by early Americans
Area extending from central Mexico to northern Honduras where…
Beringia
Land bridge the first Americans used to cross over from Asia
Ice Age
Cold period during which ice sheets spread from the poles, la…
13 terms
Pre-Columbian Americas - Maya
Maya - Background 1
Maya - Background 2
Maya - Background 3
Maya - Background 4
located in mexico and central america
first appeared in 1200 bc
florished between 300 to 900 ad
built temples and pyramids
Maya - Background 1
located in mexico and central america
Maya - Background 2
first appeared in 1200 bc
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History Pre-Columbian Americas
woodland cultures
great plains
northwest
anasazi
woodsy, rivers, burial grounds, religious, eastern america, s…
buffalo (main source of food/clothing/tools); open grassland
sea, hunted whales in canoes, social classes, trade, good far…
where present day Utah, Arizona, Colorado, and New Mexico mee…
woodland cultures
woodsy, rivers, burial grounds, religious, eastern america, s…
great plains
buffalo (main source of food/clothing/tools); open grassland
32 terms
Pre-Columbian Americas
How and when were the Americas populat…
Woodland Cultures of North America
Great Plains Cultures of North America
Northwest Cultures of North America
Between 40,000 and 12,000 years ago, hunter-gatherers migrate…
Unique traits and groups such as mound builders - they built…
Often nomadic, these tribes followed the buffalo on which the…
These cultures and tribes had an abundance of resources and t…
How and when were the Americas populat…
Between 40,000 and 12,000 years ago, hunter-gatherers migrate…
Woodland Cultures of North America
Unique traits and groups such as mound builders - they built…
44 terms
Pre Columbian Americas
Beringia
Ice Age
Maize, squash, beans
Mesoamerica
Land bridge the first Americans used to cross over from Asia
Cold period during which ice sheets spread from the poles, la…
Main three crops grown by early Americans
Area extending from central Mexico to northern Honduras where…
Beringia
Land bridge the first Americans used to cross over from Asia
Ice Age
Cold period during which ice sheets spread from the poles, la…
15 terms
Pre-Columbian Americas
Mesoamerica
Maize
Stela
Chinampas
region made up of Mexico and Central America
Native American name for their staple crop-corn
tall, stone monument in the Mayan Civilization
artificial islands built near the Aztec capital used to produ…
Mesoamerica
region made up of Mexico and Central America
Maize
Native American name for their staple crop-corn
Pre-Columbian Civilizations of the Americas
The Mayas lived:
Achievements of the Mayas:
The Aztecs lived:
Achievements of the Aztecs:
Lived in Lowland regions of Mesoamerican (Mexico and Central…
The Mayas developed a calendar and a form of writing. Invente…
Lived in Mesoamerica (Mexico) made a large empire.
Used the calendar the Mayas made.
The Mayas lived:
Lived in Lowland regions of Mesoamerican (Mexico and Central…
Achievements of the Mayas:
The Mayas developed a calendar and a form of writing. Invente…
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Pre-Columbian Civilizations Of The Americas
Pre-Coloumbian Civilizations 300-1500s
Maya (Geography)
Maya Achievements
Aztec (Geography)
The pre-Columbian civilizations are the societies that develo…
Lived in Mesoamerica (Mexico) further South from the Aztecs
Developed a calendar and form of writing, invented the use of…
Lived in Mesoamerica (Mexico)
Pre-Coloumbian Civilizations 300-1500s
The pre-Columbian civilizations are the societies that develo…
Maya (Geography)
Lived in Mesoamerica (Mexico) further South from the Aztecs
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HOL_TF_Passage_Pre-Columbian Visitors to the Americas
simply put
sparse
relic
fabled
to put it simply / 간단하게 말해서
thinly grown or spread / (넓은 지역에 분포된 정도가) 드문
an object, tradition, or system from the past that continues…
describes something or someone who has been made very famous,…
simply put
to put it simply / 간단하게 말해서
sparse
thinly grown or spread / (넓은 지역에 분포된 정도가) 드문
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