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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
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World History Cold War
cold war
containment
domino theory
Iron Curtain
intense economic political military and ideological rivalry b…
USA did not let communism spread
idea that if one country fails to communism other surrounding…
(HT) , Term used by Churchill in 1946 to describe the line of…
cold war
intense economic political military and ideological rivalry b…
containment
USA did not let communism spread
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World War II - World History
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
League of Nations
Blitzkreig
Nonagression Pact
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
"Lighting Wars" type of fast-moving warfare used by German fo…
a pact between Germany and the USSR saying,"You don't mess wi…
Treaty of Versailles and Germany
Punish Germany, pay reparations, give up territory, make them…
League of Nations
A global association formed in 1919 to promote peace. It was…
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World History World War 1
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
Woodrow Wilson
Austria-Hungary
The Black Hand
This was the spark that started World War I. Archduke Ferdina…
This was the president who was elected in 1912, and led the U…
This Central Power empire during WWI, started the war with th…
This Serbian rebel group tassassinated Archduke Ferdinand aft…
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
This was the spark that started World War I. Archduke Ferdina…
Woodrow Wilson
This was the president who was elected in 1912, and led the U…
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Battle of Stalingrad
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Unsuccessful German attack on the city of Stalingrad during W…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Battle of Britain
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
51 terms
World History World War 2
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
Woodrow Wilson
Austria-Hungary
The Black Hand
This was the spark that started World War I. Archduke Ferdina…
This was the president who was elected in 1912, and led the U…
This Central Power empire during WWI, started the war with th…
This Serbian rebel group tassassinated Archduke Ferdinand aft…
The assassination of Archduke Franz Fe…
This was the spark that started World War I. Archduke Ferdina…
Woodrow Wilson
This was the president who was elected in 1912, and led the U…
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World History World War One vocabulary
Otto Von Bismarck
Nicholas II
Bloody Sunday
Triple Entente/ Alliance
Unified Germany and made it a world power. He became the firs…
Absolute monarch and the last czar of Russia. He was forced t…
A group of discontented workers marched on the Winter Palace…
Entente: France, Russia, Great Britain... Alliance: Germany, Aus…
Otto Von Bismarck
Unified Germany and made it a world power. He became the firs…
Nicholas II
Absolute monarch and the last czar of Russia. He was forced t…
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World History Second World War vocabulary
Appeasement
Munich Conference
Sanctions
Blitzkrieg
Conceding to aggression by a warlike nation
Resulted in a series of negotiations between Germany, Britain…
Penalty for disobeying a law, usually a financial penalty.
Intense military action intended to cause a quick victory
Appeasement
Conceding to aggression by a warlike nation
Munich Conference
Resulted in a series of negotiations between Germany, Britain…
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of the Bulge
Battle of Stalingrad
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Unsuccessful German attack on the city of Stalingrad during W…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
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World History, Chapter 26- World War I
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
Franz Ferdinand
Gavrilo Princip
partnership that united Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy
alliance between France, Russia, and Great Britain
archduke of Austria-Hungary whose assassination led to World…
young Serbian who assassinated Franz Ferdinand and his wife S…
Triple Alliance
partnership that united Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy
Triple Entente
alliance between France, Russia, and Great Britain
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Battle of Stalingrad
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Unsuccessful German attack on the city of Stalingrad during W…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Battle of Britain
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
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History Vocabulary for World War Two
Josef Stalin
totalitarian state
Benito Mussolini
fascism
1929-The dictator of the Soviet Union
a nation where a single party controls the government and eve…
1922-dictator of Italy
a political system Mussolini created based on militarism, ext…
Josef Stalin
1929-The dictator of the Soviet Union
totalitarian state
a nation where a single party controls the government and eve…
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History World War 1 Vocabulary
Trench Warfare
Dardanelles
Battle of Verdun
Total War
deep trenches underground where soldiers would live sharing f…
a vital straight connecting the Black Sea and the Mediterrane…
one of the largest and longest battles of the First World War…
a modern, mechanical war effort
Trench Warfare
deep trenches underground where soldiers would live sharing f…
Dardanelles
a vital straight connecting the Black Sea and the Mediterrane…
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History world wars vocabulary
To mobilize
To blitz
To muster
Infamous
To put into movement
An intensive aerial military campaign
A representative specimen
To have a bad reputation
To mobilize
To put into movement
To blitz
An intensive aerial military campaign
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History: World War I Vocabulary
Militarism
Alliances
Pan Slavism
Imperialism
The belief or desire of a government or people that a country…
agreements between nations to aid and protect one another
Nationalistic movement which emphasized the unity of all Slav…
A policy in which a strong nation seeks to dominate other cou…
Militarism
The belief or desire of a government or people that a country…
Alliances
agreements between nations to aid and protect one another
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World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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World History, Chapter 28- World War II
appeasement
Axis Powers
nonaggression pact
blitzkrieg
giving in to aggressive demands in order to maintain peace
military alliance made up of Germany, Japan, and Italy
an agreement between parties not to attack one another, such…
German word for "lightning war," a type of assault that empha…
appeasement
giving in to aggressive demands in order to maintain peace
Axis Powers
military alliance made up of Germany, Japan, and Italy
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World History H- Cold War Vocabulary
Developing Nations
Iron Curtain
Containment
Brinkmanship
A nation where the average income is much lower than in indus…
During the Cold War, the boundary separating the Communist na…
A U.S. foreign policy adopted by A US President in the late 1…
A policy of threatening to go to war in response to any enemy…
Developing Nations
A nation where the average income is much lower than in indus…
Iron Curtain
During the Cold War, the boundary separating the Communist na…
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World History: Cold War: Vocabulary
Yalta Conference
United Nations
Cold War
Containment
met to divide Germany into 4 occupation zones
international peacekeeping organization
competition between the US and USSR
to keep communism from spreading
Yalta Conference
met to divide Germany into 4 occupation zones
United Nations
international peacekeeping organization
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Cold War World History
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
A state of tension and hostility between the United States an…
The United States policy trying to contain the spread of comm…
Massive aid package offered by the United States to Europe to…
a military alliance between allies of the United States to pr…
Cold War
A state of tension and hostility between the United States an…
Truman Doctrine
The United States policy trying to contain the spread of comm…
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
28 terms
World History, World War I
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
Franz Ferdinand
Gavrilo Princip
partnership that united Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy
alliance between France, Russia, and Great Britain
archduke of Austria-Hungary whose assassination led to World…
young Serbian who assassinated Franz Ferdinand and his wife S…
Triple Alliance
partnership that united Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy
Triple Entente
alliance between France, Russia, and Great Britain
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World War 1 History Review
Nationalism
Alliances
Imperialism
Militarism
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
agreements between nations to aid and protect one another
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a standing…
Nationalism
A strong feeling of pride in and devotion to one's country
Alliances
agreements between nations to aid and protect one another
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The Cold War Vocabulary- World History
Cold War
Iron Curtain
Superpower
Sphere of Influcence
the ideological conflict between the United States and the Un…
name given the line that separated Western (Free) Europe and…
an extremely powerful nation
an area not within its own borders where the interest of one…
Cold War
the ideological conflict between the United States and the Un…
Iron Curtain
name given the line that separated Western (Free) Europe and…
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
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World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of stopping further expansion of communism ar…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
World War One- World History
M.A.I.N.
Central Powers
Allied Powers (WWI)
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Militarism, Alliances, Imperialism, Nationalism
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and Ottoman Empire.
Britain, France, America and Russia.
Archduke of Austria Hungary assassinated by a Serbian in 1914…
M.A.I.N.
Militarism, Alliances, Imperialism, Nationalism
Central Powers
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and Ottoman Empire.
29 terms
Pre-AP World History: World War I
militarism
alliance
imperialism
nationalism
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a large sta…
An agreement between two or more countries to work together t…
Empire building; taking over others' territory.
Extreme patriotism; a love of one's country so strong one is…
militarism
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a large sta…
alliance
An agreement between two or more countries to work together t…
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History - World War 2 - Vocabulary
Allied Powers
Anti - Semitism
Axis Powers
Fascism
When the U.S and The Soviet Union joined Great Britain and Fr…
Term used to show hatred to Jews.
Germany and Italy signed a Declaration and would form an axis…
A form of Government that celebrates the supremacy of the sta…
Allied Powers
When the U.S and The Soviet Union joined Great Britain and Fr…
Anti - Semitism
Term used to show hatred to Jews.
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World History World War II
Axis Powers
Allied Powers
Winston Churchill
Nonaggression Pact
Germany, Italy, Japan alliance in WWII
America, Britain, Russia, France ally in WWII
British Prime Minister during WWII. Lead the British people w…
German and Soviet pact to not fight each other
Axis Powers
Germany, Italy, Japan alliance in WWII
Allied Powers
America, Britain, Russia, France ally in WWII
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World History: World War I
militarism
alliance
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Gavrilo Princip
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a large sta…
An agreement between two or more countries to work together t…
Heir to the Austria-Hungarian throne, was assassinated in Sar…
Member of a Serbian terrorist/nationalist organization called…
militarism
A policy of glorifying military power and keeping a large sta…
alliance
An agreement between two or more countries to work together t…
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Cold War (World History)
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
28 terms
World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
17 terms
Modern World History World War I Vocabulary
Alliance
Allied Powers of WWI
Archduke Ferdinand
Bolshevik Revolution
Agreement between nations to cooperate during war and defend…
Britain, France, the United States, and Russia (until 1917)
Austrian royalty whose assassination in 1914 set off and chai…
Russia, October 1917. Russian communists overthrew the provis…
Alliance
Agreement between nations to cooperate during war and defend…
Allied Powers of WWI
Britain, France, the United States, and Russia (until 1917)
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World War 1 World History
Causes of World War I
Countries of World War 1
Treaty of Brest-Litovsk
Central Powers
nationalism, imperialism, militarism, creation of alliances (…
France, Russia, Britain ... Austria, Germany, Ottoman Empire
treaty in which Russia lost substantial territory to the Germ…
Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and Ottoman Empire
Causes of World War I
nationalism, imperialism, militarism, creation of alliances (…
Countries of World War 1
France, Russia, Britain ... Austria, Germany, Ottoman Empire
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World History: World War 2 Vocabulary Terms
Allied Powers
Anschluss
Battle of Britain
Battle of the Bulge
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
An aerial battle fought in World War II in 1940 between the G…
1944-1945 battle in which Allied forces turned back the last…
Allied Powers
Alliance of Great Britain, Soviet Union, United States, and F…
Anschluss
The union of Austria with Germany, resulting from the occupat…
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Vocabulary for history world war 1
unemployment rate
crash
ally
stock
the percentage of people who are out of work
a sudden decline or failure
a country that agree to help another country achieve a common…
a corporation divided into a share
unemployment rate
the percentage of people who are out of work
crash
a sudden decline or failure
16 terms
World History, Chapter 26- World War I
Triple Alliance
Triple Entente
Franz Ferdinand
Gavrilo Princip
partnership that united Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy
alliance between France, Russia, and Great Britain
archduke of Austria-Hungary whose assassination led to World…
young Serbian who assassinated Franz Ferdinand and his wife S…
Triple Alliance
partnership that united Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Italy
Triple Entente
alliance between France, Russia, and Great Britain
21 terms
World History - World War I
entente
militarism
Alsace and Lorraine
ultimatum
nonbinding agreement to follow common policies - Great Britai…
glorification and buildup of the military
provinces on border between France and Germany.
to give a final set of demands or "else."
entente
nonbinding agreement to follow common policies - Great Britai…
militarism
glorification and buildup of the military
World War 1 History Vocabulary
Argonne Offensive
Armistice
Committee on Public Information (CPI)
Contraband
When German drive stalled, French marshal, supreme commander…
a temporary agreement to end fighting
This was created by Wilson, soon after Congress declared war,…
goods whose importation, exportation, or possession is illegal
Argonne Offensive
When German drive stalled, French marshal, supreme commander…
Armistice
a temporary agreement to end fighting
11 terms
History World War l Vocabulary
Imperialism
Nationalism
Militarism
Entente
The policy of extending the rule or authority of an empire of…
Devotion and loyalty to one's own country; patriotism
A strong military spirit or policy, the principle or policy o…
an arrangement or understanding between two or more nations a…
Imperialism
The policy of extending the rule or authority of an empire of…
Nationalism
Devotion and loyalty to one's own country; patriotism
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World History--World War II
appeasement
Axis Powers
nonaggression pact
blitzkrieg
giving in to aggressive demands in order to maintain peace
military alliance made up of Germany, Japan, and Italy
an agreement between parties not to attack one another, such…
German word for "lightning war," a type of assault that empha…
appeasement
giving in to aggressive demands in order to maintain peace
Axis Powers
military alliance made up of Germany, Japan, and Italy
16 terms
History Vocabulary World War I
Tannenberg
Triple Entente
Schlieffen Plan
Ottoman Empire
Russian loss forcing them to retreat to fight a defensive war.
Alliance of Britain, France and Russia.
Stated that Germany would focus on the Western Front first, t…
Closed off Allied access to the Mediterranean by taking the D…
Tannenberg
Russian loss forcing them to retreat to fight a defensive war.
Triple Entente
Alliance of Britain, France and Russia.
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History: World War 1 Vocabulary
Franz Ferdinand
Woodrow Wilson
Central Powers
Allied Powers
Archduke of Austria-Hungary who was assasinated in Sarajevo
President who created the 14 Points Plan during World War 1
An alliance made up of Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, an…
An alliance made up of Great Britain, France, Soviet Union, U…
Franz Ferdinand
Archduke of Austria-Hungary who was assasinated in Sarajevo
Woodrow Wilson
President who created the 14 Points Plan during World War 1
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History: World War 2 Vocabulary
Anti-Semitism
Appeasement
Blitzkrieg
Dictator
Hostility toward or discrimination against Jews
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
Name given to the sudden, violent offense attacks the Germans…
A leader who rules with total authority, often in a cruel or…
Anti-Semitism
Hostility toward or discrimination against Jews
Appeasement
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict
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History: World War One Vocabulary
"Blank check" from Germany
14 Points
Archduke Franz Ferdinand
Battle of Somme
Germany said that if Austria-Hungary needed anything for war,…
Woodrow Wilson created 14 points to create more peace. The po…
He was the leader of Austria and was sent to Sarajevo to para…
Between the British and French against the Germans. Middle of…
"Blank check" from Germany
Germany said that if Austria-Hungary needed anything for war,…
14 Points
Woodrow Wilson created 14 points to create more peace. The po…
22 terms
World History: World War I Vocabulary
Bismark's System
Ultimatum
Mobilize
Central Powers
German system of alliances created by Bismark to prevent Fren…
A list of demands with threats.
Make ready troops
Germany, Austria-Hungary, and the Ottoman Empire during World…
Bismark's System
German system of alliances created by Bismark to prevent Fren…
Ultimatum
A list of demands with threats.
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Vocabulary: World War II - World History Honors
Appeasement
anti-semitism
blitzkrieg
blockade
to give in to demands in an effort to keep peace, sometimes a…
prejudice against, hostility toward, and/or discrimination ag…
german for "lightening war" a swift, sudden, and overwhelming…
act of sealing off to prevent goods or people from entering o…
Appeasement
to give in to demands in an effort to keep peace, sometimes a…
anti-semitism
prejudice against, hostility toward, and/or discrimination ag…
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