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Honors World Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
accede
brandish
comprise
deft
(v.) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity ... s: consent,…
(v.) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion ... s…
(v.) to include or contain; to be made up of ... s: compose, con…
(adj.) skillful, nimble ... s: dextrous, adroit, proficient, cle…
accede
(v.) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity ... s: consent,…
brandish
(v.) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion ... s…
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Honors World Literature Vocabulary unit 6
Antithesis
Assuage
assiduous
compunction
The exact opposite
to ease, pacify
Hardworking diligent
distress caused by feeling guilty
Antithesis
The exact opposite
Assuage
to ease, pacify
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Honors World Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
accede
brandish
comprise
deft
(v.) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity ... s: consent,…
(v.) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion ... s…
(v.) to include or contain; to be made up of ... s: compose, con…
(adj.) skillful, nimble ... s: dextrous, adroit, proficient, cle…
accede
(v.) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity ... s: consent,…
brandish
(v.) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion ... s…
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Honors Literature Unit 6
Anomalous
Apersion
Bizarre
Brusque
(Adj) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual.
(Noun) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slander…
(adj) extremely strange, unusual, atypical
(adj) abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
Anomalous
(Adj) abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual.
Apersion
(Noun) a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slander…
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Honors American Literature Unit 6
complicity
Inane
agnostic
indictment
partnership in wrongdoing; state of being an accomplice (a pa…
silly, empty in meaning or value
one who believes that nothing is known about the existence of…
act of accusing; formal accusation of having committed a crim…
complicity
partnership in wrongdoing; state of being an accomplice (a pa…
Inane
silly, empty in meaning or value
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Unit 6 Honors Literature Vocabulary
Atone
Bondage
Credible
Defray
To make up for
Slavery; any state of being bound or held down
Believable
To pay for
Atone
To make up for
Bondage
Slavery; any state of being bound or held down
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American Literature Honors Unit 6
The identity of a people is expressed…
Society is a collection of rationally…
Is nationalist
Political theory derives from economic…
Fascism
Liberalism
Fascism
Communism
The identity of a people is expressed…
Fascism
Society is a collection of rationally…
Liberalism
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Honors Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
Aegis
Auspicious
Jaded
Atone
(N.) Protection; Sponsorship. Ex: The Ancient Greek people we…
(Adj.) Favorable; Promising a good outcome. Ex: The softball…
(Adj.) Dulled; Bored by having too much. Ex: The movie includ…
(V.) To make up (for a wrong). Ex: She had to atone for her c…
Aegis
(N.) Protection; Sponsorship. Ex: The Ancient Greek people we…
Auspicious
(Adj.) Favorable; Promising a good outcome. Ex: The softball…
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Literature Honors Vocabulary: Unit 6
Atone (V)
Bondage (N)
Credible (Adj)
Defray (V)
To make up for.
Slavery; any state of being bound or held down.
Believable.
To pay for.
Atone (V)
To make up for.
Bondage (N)
Slavery; any state of being bound or held down.
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Unit 6 Honors British Literature
anomalous
aspersion
bizarre
brusque
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
a damaging or derogatory statement, the act of slandering or…
extremely strange, unusual, atypical
abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
anomalous
abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual
aspersion
a damaging or derogatory statement, the act of slandering or…
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British Literature Honors ~ Vocabulary Unit 6
abject
agnostic
complicity
derelict
(adj.) degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; compl…
(n.) one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a…
(n.) involvement in wrongdoing; the state of being an accompl…
(n.) someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; (ad…
abject
(adj.) degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; compl…
agnostic
(n.) one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a…
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Unit 6 Renaissance/Reformation Honors World Hisory
Renaissance
Humanism
Patron
Perspective
A "rebirth"; following the Middle Ages, a movement that cente…
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
Granting favors or giving contracts or making appointments to…
Point of view
Renaissance
A "rebirth"; following the Middle Ages, a movement that cente…
Humanism
A Renaissance intellectual movement in which thinkers studied…
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Honors World Unit 6
Aristotle
Nicholas Copernicus
Tycho Brahe
Johannes Kepler
Geocentric universe (earth is at center of universe), Crystal…
Born in Prussia, Polish by descent, Became a Catholic monk, S…
Born in Denmark (Danish), Built an observatory and studied th…
Assistant to Brahe, Turns out to be a mathematical genius, In…
Aristotle
Geocentric universe (earth is at center of universe), Crystal…
Nicholas Copernicus
Born in Prussia, Polish by descent, Became a Catholic monk, S…
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Honors American Literature Vocab Unit 6
Adherent
Incoherent
Diffuse
Effusive
n. A follower of a person or idea.
adj. Not able to be understood, nonsensical
adj. Not concentrated, wordy... v. To spread out/distribute
adj. Overflowing with words or feelings
Adherent
n. A follower of a person or idea.
Incoherent
adj. Not able to be understood, nonsensical
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Honors World Lit Vocab - Unit 6
Anomalous
Arbiter
Asperation
Bizzare
(adj.) Deviating from the normal
(n.) a judge; one who disputes an issue
(n.) An unfavorable or damaging remark; Slander
(adj.) Extremely strange and unusual
Anomalous
(adj.) Deviating from the normal
Arbiter
(n.) a judge; one who disputes an issue
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Honors American Literature Unit 6 Vocab
Somnolent
Soporific
Sopor
Lannguid
(adj) drowsy, sleepy
(adj) causing sleep of fatigue
(n) sleep, drowsiness
(adj) lacking energy, weak
Somnolent
(adj) drowsy, sleepy
Soporific
(adj) causing sleep of fatigue
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World literature: Unit 6
omni
Omnipotent
A, An
Omnivorous
All, Every
All powerful
Without, not
Eat both plant and animal
omni
All, Every
Omnipotent
All powerful
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Honors World Unit 6
Heliocentric
Geocentric
Aristotelian view
Crystalline spheres
fixed motionless stars, planets orbit sun in perfect circles
earth is at the center of the universe
geocentric universe, crystalline spheres theory, and ideas fi…
planets in the solar system on a fixed rotation with earth in…
Heliocentric
fixed motionless stars, planets orbit sun in perfect circles
Geocentric
earth is at the center of the universe
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Honors World History Unit 6
Why Imperialism?
Imperialism
British East India Company
India
Competition between Europeans pushed them to get control of n…
economic and political control over other countries
Created to control trade between GB, India, and East Asia... Con…
India had many people and raw goods- it was the "jewel" of th…
Why Imperialism?
Competition between Europeans pushed them to get control of n…
Imperialism
economic and political control over other countries
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10th honors literature unit 6 pos
Anomalous
Aspersion
Bizarre
Brusque
Adj
Noun
Adj
Adj
Anomalous
Adj
Aspersion
Noun
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World History Honors Unit 6
what was the European revival
guilds
in the high in late middle ages in Eur…
what did colleges lead to
better agricultural methods; more food; larger population, wh…
Association of craftsmen and merchants. No ladies
theology
birth of scholasticism
what was the European revival
better agricultural methods; more food; larger population, wh…
guilds
Association of craftsmen and merchants. No ladies
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Unit 6 Vocabulary - HONORS
accede
brandish
comprise
deft
(v.) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity
(v.) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
(v.) to include or contain; to be made up of
(adj.) skillful, nimble
accede
(v.) to yield to; to assume an office or dignity
brandish
(v.) to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
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Unit 6 Vocabulary - British Literature Honors
abject
agnostic
complicity
derelict
(adj.) degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; compl…
(n.) one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a…
(n.) involvement in wrongdoing; the state of being an accompl…
(n. someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; (adj…
abject
(adj.) degraded; base, contemptible; cringing, servile; compl…
agnostic
(n.) one who believes that nothing can be known about God; a…
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Unit 6 Vocabulary - Honors World History
Industrial Revolution
Annexation
Factors of Production
Crop Rotation
The shift, beginning in England during the 18th century, from…
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
The resources (land, labor, and capital) that are needed to p…
The system of growing a different crop in a field each year t…
Industrial Revolution
The shift, beginning in England during the 18th century, from…
Annexation
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
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Unit 6 Honors World Vocab
Industrial revolution
Annexation
Factors of production
Crop rotation
The shift, beginning in England during the 18th century, from…
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
The resources - including land, labor, and capital - that are…
The system of growing a different crop in a field each year t…
Industrial revolution
The shift, beginning in England during the 18th century, from…
Annexation
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
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Honors World History Unit 6
Baptism
Chevauchee
Clerestory
Confession
A sacrament (religions ritual) of the Catholic Church, in whi…
A tactic of medieval warfare, in which knights would raid... an…
High-set, stained glass windows in monasteries and stuff.
-Catholic Church sacrament... -person confesses all their sins t…
Baptism
A sacrament (religions ritual) of the Catholic Church, in whi…
Chevauchee
A tactic of medieval warfare, in which knights would raid... an…
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Honors world vocab unit 6
Industrial revolution
Enclosure
Crop Rotation
Industrialization
was the transition to new manufacturing processes in the peri…
the separation and appropriation of land by means of a fence.
a systematic approach to deciding which crop to plant where i…
period of social and economic change that transforms a human…
Industrial revolution
was the transition to new manufacturing processes in the peri…
Enclosure
the separation and appropriation of land by means of a fence.
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Honors World Vocab Unit 6
Industrial Revolution
Enclosures
Crop Rotation
Factors of Production
Refers to the greatly increased output of machine made goods…
Larger fields where landowners experimented with more product…
The system of growing a different crop in a field each year t…
The resources needed to produce goods and services that the I…
Industrial Revolution
Refers to the greatly increased output of machine made goods…
Enclosures
Larger fields where landowners experimented with more product…
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Honors World history unit 6
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Scientific revolution
Secular
The theory that earth is the center of the universe
The theory that the sun is the center of the universe
Using observation experimentation and scientific reasoning to…
Not religious (diverse)
Geocentric
The theory that earth is the center of the universe
Heliocentric
The theory that the sun is the center of the universe
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World Literature-Unit 6
rhyme
rhythm
onomatopoeia
The Pied Piper of Hamelin
the correspondance of sounds
the regular recurrence of sound or motion; pattern
using words which sound like what they mean (growl, hiss, pop)
was written by Robert Browning
rhyme
the correspondance of sounds
rhythm
the regular recurrence of sound or motion; pattern
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10th Honors Literature Vocabulary Unit 6
Anomalous
Aspersion
Bizarre
Brusque
adj: abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual... synonyms:…
n: a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering…
adj: extremely strange, unusual, atypical... synonyms: grotesque…
adj: abrupt, blunt, with no formalities... synonyms: curt, tactl…
Anomalous
adj: abnormal, irregular, departing from the usual... synonyms:…
Aspersion
n: a damaging or derogatory statement; the act of slandering…
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Honors world history Unit 6
Absolute Monarch
Divine Rights
Edit of Nantes
Skepticism
kings or queens who held all of the power within their states…
.the idea that monarchs are God's representatives... on earth an…
a 1598 declaration in which the French king Henry IV promised…
a philosophy based... on the idea that nothing can be known for…
Absolute Monarch
kings or queens who held all of the power within their states…
Divine Rights
.the idea that monarchs are God's representatives... on earth an…
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Honors World History Unit 6
Why Imperialism?
Imperialism
British East India Company
India
Competition between Europeans pushed them to get control of n…
economic and political control over other countries
Created to control trade between GB, India, and East Asia... Con…
India had many people and raw goods- it was the "jewel" of th…
Why Imperialism?
Competition between Europeans pushed them to get control of n…
Imperialism
economic and political control over other countries
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Unit 6 Honors World History
Boxer Rebellion
Sepoy Mutiny
Imperialism
John Locke
a 1900 revolt in China, aimed at ending foreign influence in…
an 1857 rebellion of Hindu and Muslim soldiers against the Br…
the ambition of powerful nation to dominate the political, ec…
17th century English philosopher who opposed the Divine Right…
Boxer Rebellion
a 1900 revolt in China, aimed at ending foreign influence in…
Sepoy Mutiny
an 1857 rebellion of Hindu and Muslim soldiers against the Br…
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Unit 6 honors world history
Industrial revolution
Annexation
Factors of production
Crop Rotation
The shift, beginning in England during the 18th century, from…
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
Te resources- including land, labor, and capital-that are nee…
The system of growing a different crop in a field each year t…
Industrial revolution
The shift, beginning in England during the 18th century, from…
Annexation
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
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Honors World History Unit 6
Baptism
Chevauchee
Clerestory
Confession
A sacrament (religions ritual) of the Catholic Church, in whi…
A tactic of medieval warfare, in which knights would raid... an…
High-set, stained glass windows in monasteries and stuff.
-Catholic Church sacrament... -person confesses all their sins t…
Baptism
A sacrament (religions ritual) of the Catholic Church, in whi…
Chevauchee
A tactic of medieval warfare, in which knights would raid... an…
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World History Honors: Unit 6
suleyman I
To administered Islamic law and focuse…
harem
christian towns
The Ottoman empire major ruler was whom?
What was the role of the Ulemas?
What was a place where women could gain power within the Otto…
Where did the janissaries come from?
suleyman I
The Ottoman empire major ruler was whom?
To administered Islamic law and focuse…
What was the role of the Ulemas?
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Unit 6 Vocab (Honors British Literature)
abject
agnostic
complicity
derelict
(adj.) wretched, miserable
(n.) a person who believes nothing can be known about God, (a…
(n.) involvement in wrongdoing; the state of being an accompl…
(n.) someone or something that is abandoned or neglected; (ad…
abject
(adj.) wretched, miserable
agnostic
(n.) a person who believes nothing can be known about God, (a…
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Honors Unit 6
abashed
aloof
anguish
articulate
(adj) embarrassed, ashamed, or nonplussed
(adj) withdrawn, standing apart from others(usually as a matt…
(n) great mental suffering, distress, or pain (v) to be deepl…
(v) to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to fit…
abashed
(adj) embarrassed, ashamed, or nonplussed
aloof
(adj) withdrawn, standing apart from others(usually as a matt…
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Honors world geo. Unit 6
Nile river
Escarpment
Mt. Kilamanjaro
The Sahara
Flows through north Egypt to Mediterranean Sea. Provided more…
Steep slope with a nearly flat plateau on top
Africa's highest peak
Large desert in North Africa. As hot as 122 degrees in summer…
Nile river
Flows through north Egypt to Mediterranean Sea. Provided more…
Escarpment
Steep slope with a nearly flat plateau on top
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Unit 6 Vocabulary Honors World History
Industrial Revolution
Annexation
factors of production
crop rotation
The shift, beginning in England during the 18th century, from…
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
The resources - including land, labor, and capital - that are…
The system of growing a different crop in a field each year t…
Industrial Revolution
The shift, beginning in England during the 18th century, from…
Annexation
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
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Unit 6 Vocabulary: Honors World History
Industrial Revolution
Annexation
factors of production
crop rotation
The shift, beginning in England during the 18th century, from…
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
The resources - including land, labor, and capital - that are…
The system of growing a different crop in a field each year t…
Industrial Revolution
The shift, beginning in England during the 18th century, from…
Annexation
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
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Honors World History Vocabulary Unit 6
Genghis Khan
Pastoralist
Pax Mogolica
Kublai Khan
was the founder and the Great Khan of the Mongol Empire
a member of a nomadic group that herds domesticated animals
the "Mongolian Peace" period
the fifth Khagan of the Mongolian Empire
Genghis Khan
was the founder and the Great Khan of the Mongol Empire
Pastoralist
a member of a nomadic group that herds domesticated animals
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Unit 6 Honors World Lit by AC
Sleep
Somnolent
Sleep
Soporific
SOMN (Latin)
(adj) Drowsy; sleepy
SOPOR (Latin)
(adj) Causing sleep or fatigue
Sleep
SOMN (Latin)
Somnolent
(adj) Drowsy; sleepy
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Unit 6 Vocabulary Honors World History
Industrial Revolution
Annexation
Factors of production
crop rotation
The shift, beginning in England during the 18th century, from…
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
The resources - including land, labor, and capital - that are…
The system of growing a different crop in a field each year t…
Industrial Revolution
The shift, beginning in England during the 18th century, from…
Annexation
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
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World History honors Vocabulary Unit 6
Knights
Hundred Years' War
Parliament
Flying Buttress
In medieval Europe, nobles who were members of a lord's heavi…
(1337-1453) War fought between France and England for control…
The governing body of England
An arched stone support on the outside of buildings which all…
Knights
In medieval Europe, nobles who were members of a lord's heavi…
Hundred Years' War
(1337-1453) War fought between France and England for control…
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Honors World History Unit 6
Battle of Midway
Battle of the Bulge
Battle of Stalingrad
D-Day
Japan vs. U.S. in Pacific Ocean and the U.S. won
10 day battle/Allies vs. Germany/Allies won
Soviet Union was invaded by Germany/Soviet Union won
...
Battle of Midway
Japan vs. U.S. in Pacific Ocean and the U.S. won
Battle of the Bulge
10 day battle/Allies vs. Germany/Allies won
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Honors World History Unit 6
Kangxi
Oda Nobunga
Tokugawa Ieyasu
Shogun
First and longest ruler of the Qing dynasty, lowered taxes, r…
Warlord, provided firearms for all of his soldiers, first tim…
Victory at the battle of Segkigahara earned him the loyalty o…
Supreme military commander; sole ruler
Kangxi
First and longest ruler of the Qing dynasty, lowered taxes, r…
Oda Nobunga
Warlord, provided firearms for all of his soldiers, first tim…
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Unit 6 Vocabulary: Honors World Geography
glaciation
fjord
geothermal energy
hot spring
a process by which glaciers form and spread
a long, steep-sided glacial valley now filled by seawater
a form of energy conversion that captures heat energy from wi…
a spring whose water issues at a temperature higher than that…
glaciation
a process by which glaciers form and spread
fjord
a long, steep-sided glacial valley now filled by seawater
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Honors World Civ Imperialism (Unit 6)
Imperialism
Protectorate
Colony
Spheres of influence
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
A country whose affairs are partially controlled by a stronge…
A group of people in one place who are ruled by a parent coun…
areas in which countries have some political and economic con…
Imperialism
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through…
Protectorate
A country whose affairs are partially controlled by a stronge…
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