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Literature: "The Crucible"
Why did the Salem settlement need a th…
How does Miller characterize Parris? H…
Why is Thomas Putnam willing to speak…
Why does Abigail "admit" that Tituba a…
(A theocracy is a system of government in which priests rule…
Parris is characterized as a self-centered, greedy, egotistic…
Putnam is willing to speak of witchcraft because he wants the…
Abigail admits Tituba and Ruth were conjuring spirits so that…
Why did the Salem settlement need a th…
(A theocracy is a system of government in which priests rule…
How does Miller characterize Parris? H…
Parris is characterized as a self-centered, greedy, egotistic…
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The Crucible American Literature
Corroborate
Contentious
Deference
Imperceptible
to support with evidence
quarrlesome
respect and honer due to a superior elder
extremely slight, barely noticeable
Corroborate
to support with evidence
Contentious
quarrlesome
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American Literature: The Crucible Act I
"So now they and their church found it…
Explain how the witch-hunt years were…
Identify Tituba, Abigail, and Betty
Why does Mrs. Putnam believe there are…
They settled in Salem to practice religion freely. But upon a…
People used this as a time to get back at someone they had pe…
Tituba- Slave for Rev. Parris from Barbados; She was in her f…
Since 7/8 of her babies died the day they were born, she beli…
"So now they and their church found it…
They settled in Salem to practice religion freely. But upon a…
Explain how the witch-hunt years were…
People used this as a time to get back at someone they had pe…
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English literature crucible
John procotor
Elizabeth proctor
Elizabeth proctor quote
Abigail williams
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53
Softly I am accused
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John procotor
72
Elizabeth proctor
53
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Trimester 2 Literature- Crucible
John Proctor
Giles Corey
Elizabeth Proctor
Abigail Williams
"Because it is my name! Because I cannot have another one in…
"More weight."
"He have his goodness now. God forbid I take it from him!"
"I look for John Proctor that took me from my sleep and put k…
John Proctor
"Because it is my name! Because I cannot have another one in…
Giles Corey
"More weight."
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American Literature / The Crucible Vocab
Contentious
Imperceptible
Dissembling
Slander
Argumentative
Barely noticeable
Concealment of one's real nature or motives
Calumny
Contentious
Argumentative
Imperceptible
Barely noticeable
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The Crucible- American Literature
Samuel Parris
Thomas Putnam
Mrs. Putnam
Abigail Williams
He is a reverend. (Not a priest) Not much interest in childre…
Believes Abigail is into witchcraft. Betty's cousin.
Believes Abigail is into witchcraft. She lost 7 babies she sa…
Niece of Samuel Parris. 17 years old. She is a decemberler (a…
Samuel Parris
He is a reverend. (Not a priest) Not much interest in childre…
Thomas Putnam
Believes Abigail is into witchcraft. Betty's cousin.
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Literature words The Crucible
predilection
innate
insoluble
injunction
Preference
Natural
(of a substance) not easily dissolved
An order which legally prevents something
predilection
Preference
innate
Natural
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Literature Essay The Crucible
Miller Quote 1
Miller Quote 2
HUAC and McCarthyism Quote 1
HUAC and McCarthyism Quote 2
"While there were no witches then, there are Communist and Ca…
"I speak my own sins; I cannot judge another (Crying out with…
"I am not empowered to trade your life for a lie." (page 127)…
" I have given you my soul leave me my name!" (page 130) Eddi…
Miller Quote 1
"While there were no witches then, there are Communist and Ca…
Miller Quote 2
"I speak my own sins; I cannot judge another (Crying out with…
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The Crucible Vocabulary Literature
Spareness
Villainess
Forbade
Parochial
Being over what is needed
A woman who is a villain
To order not to do or to be done or used
Restricted or limited in range or scope
Spareness
Being over what is needed
Villainess
A woman who is a villain
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American Literature: The Crucible Vocab
Anarchy (n)
Autocratic (adj)
Defamation (n)
Faction (n)
Absence of government; a utopian society of individuals who e…
A way of ruling, but not in a nice way; use fear and control…
The act of damaging good reputation of someone.
A group of persons forming a cohesive, usually contentious mi…
Anarchy (n)
Absence of government; a utopian society of individuals who e…
Autocratic (adj)
A way of ruling, but not in a nice way; use fear and control…
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The Crucible II Vocabulary Literature
Merciless
Contention
Trepidation
Subservient
Having no mercy
An act or instance of contending
A state of alarm or nervousness
Useful in an inferior capacity
Merciless
Having no mercy
Contention
An act or instance of contending
American Literature The Crucible Terms
Mediator
Induce
Dolorous
Ineffable
n. one who reconciles opposing groups
v. cause; bring about
adj. mental suffering or anguish
adj. too overwhelming to be spoken
Mediator
n. one who reconciles opposing groups
Induce
v. cause; bring about
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Literature Prep Vocab (The Crucible)
Act
Allegory
Antagonist
Aside
Anything done, being done or too be done.
A representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through…
A person who is opposed to , struggles against, or competes w…
a Part of an actor's lines supposedly not head by others on t…
Act
Anything done, being done or too be done.
Allegory
A representation of an abstract or spiritual meaning through…
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American Literature "The Crucible" Vocabulary
heathen
theocracy
providence
trepidation
a person who is not a believer in any of the world's chief re…
system of government in which priests rule in the name of God
the protective care of God or of nature as a spiritual power
a feeling of fear or agitation about something that may happen
heathen
a person who is not a believer in any of the world's chief re…
theocracy
system of government in which priests rule in the name of God
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Literature The Crucible Vocabulary
Abrogation Noun.
Ameliorate Adj.
Augur Adj.
Conciliatory Adj.
取消 废除
改善 改进 减轻痛苦
预示 预兆
-intended or likely to placate or pacify 安抚的 说服的
Abrogation Noun.
取消 废除
Ameliorate Adj.
改善 改进 减轻痛苦
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The Crucible Vocab- American Literature
contentious
imperceptible
dissembling
slander
argumentative
barely noticeable
concealment of one's real nature or motives
the action or crime of making a false spoken statement damagi…
contentious
argumentative
imperceptible
barely noticeable
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American Literature: The Crucible terms
Calamity
Conjured
Faction
Abominations
Disaster
Summoned by oath or spell
Small group, usually contentious, within a larger group
Things that elicit great dislike or abhorrence
Calamity
Disaster
Conjured
Summoned by oath or spell
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Elements Of Literature & The Crucible Vocab
First Person Point of View
Characterization
Author's Purpose
Theme
Written from one person's perspective-(I, me, we)
How an author reveals characters
Why was the story written? To entertain, to persuade, to inform
Message the author conveys to the reader
First Person Point of View
Written from one person's perspective-(I, me, we)
Characterization
How an author reveals characters
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Literature the crucible act 1
Trepidation (n.)
Deference (n.)
Subservient (adj.)
Ameliorate (v.)
Alarm or dread
Respect and honor due to a superior or elder
Acting like a servant
To improve
Trepidation (n.)
Alarm or dread
Deference (n.)
Respect and honor due to a superior or elder
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Honors Literature sem. 1 The Crucible
What important information is revealed…
In what ways does a long exposition di…
What is a time- honored activity for t…
Whys is the background knowledge of wi…
The information revealed is that Reverend Parris is one of th…
A long exposition differs from a typical stage direction beca…
They got into everyones business.
We need to know the background because we now know the plot a…
What important information is revealed…
The information revealed is that Reverend Parris is one of th…
In what ways does a long exposition di…
A long exposition differs from a typical stage direction beca…
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Honors Literature The Crucible
What important information is revealed…
In what ways does a long exposition di…
What is a time- honored activity for t…
Whys is the background knowledge of wi…
The information revealed is that Reverend Parris is one of th…
A long exposition differs from a typical stage direction beca…
They got into everyones business.
We need to know the background because we now know the plot a…
What important information is revealed…
The information revealed is that Reverend Parris is one of th…
In what ways does a long exposition di…
A long exposition differs from a typical stage direction beca…
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American Literature: The Crucible Act II Study Guide
Giles Corey
Sarah Osburn
John Proctor
Irony
He feels guilty about ever mentioning that his wife reads boo…
She will hang for denying that she is a witch; the main accus…
We see at the beginning of the Act that there is a coldness b…
When Proctor forgets the commandment adultery when being ques…
Giles Corey
He feels guilty about ever mentioning that his wife reads boo…
Sarah Osburn
She will hang for denying that she is a witch; the main accus…
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American Literature , THE CRUCIBLE Characters
Reverend Paris
Betty Paris
Tituba
Abigail Williams
Minster in Salem
Paris daughter
Paris black slave
Paris niece
Reverend Paris
Minster in Salem
Betty Paris
Paris daughter
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American Literature: The Crucible
Why did Nathaniel Hathorne change his…
Transcendentalism
Puritan Culture
Why did these young girls call people…
Because his great-grandfather sentenced 25 people to death du…
the act of removing yourself from society so you can learn mo…
-couldn't play with toys... -males followed dad's around to lear…
for the first time these girls had power, something they neve…
Why did Nathaniel Hathorne change his…
Because his great-grandfather sentenced 25 people to death du…
Transcendentalism
the act of removing yourself from society so you can learn mo…
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Literature sem. 1 The Crucible
What important information is revealed…
In what ways does a long exposition di…
What is a time- honored activity for t…
Whys is the background knowledge of wi…
The information revealed is that Reverend Parris is one of th…
A long exposition differs from a typical stage direction beca…
They got into everyones business.
We need to know the background because we now know the plot a…
What important information is revealed…
The information revealed is that Reverend Parris is one of th…
In what ways does a long exposition di…
A long exposition differs from a typical stage direction beca…
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American Literature The Crucible
How is the theme intolerance used in T…
How is the theme hysteria used in The…
How is the theme reputation used in Th…
How is the symbolism of the witch tria…
Intolerance is used by the church in the theocratic society t…
Hysteria tears apart the community in The Crucible, and gives…
In an environment where reputation plays such an important ro…
This play can be seen as symbolic of the paranoia about commu…
How is the theme intolerance used in T…
Intolerance is used by the church in the theocratic society t…
How is the theme hysteria used in The…
Hysteria tears apart the community in The Crucible, and gives…
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Literature the Crucible Test
when did the salem witch trails take p…
what is the freedom to change facts or…
at the time here were many stresses ov…
at what ages did girls accuse others o…
in June through September of 1692
artistic license or poetic license
living near he Massachusetts bay colony and it brought an atm…
ages 9-17
when did the salem witch trails take p…
in June through September of 1692
what is the freedom to change facts or…
artistic license or poetic license
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Honors Literature sem. 1 The Crucible
What important information is revealed…
In what ways does a long exposition di…
What is a time- honored activity for t…
Whys is the background knowledge of wi…
The information revealed is that Reverend Parris is one of th…
A long exposition differs from a typical stage direction beca…
They got into everyones business.
We need to know the background because we now know the plot a…
What important information is revealed…
The information revealed is that Reverend Parris is one of th…
In what ways does a long exposition di…
A long exposition differs from a typical stage direction beca…
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Literature: "The Crucible" Quotes
I cannot sleep for dreamin'; I cannot…
And mark this. Let either of you breat…
There is either obedience or the churc…
There is a misty plot afoot so subtle…
Act I... S: Abigail... A: Proctor... S: Parris household after Betty f…
Act I... S: Abigail... A: Mercy and Mary/The Girls... S: Betty's Room…
Act I... S: Parris... A: Proctor... S: Parris's Parlor... S: This shows h…
Act II... S: Hale... A: Francis Nurse... S: Proctor Household... S: Hale…
I cannot sleep for dreamin'; I cannot…
Act I... S: Abigail... A: Proctor... S: Parris household after Betty f…
And mark this. Let either of you breat…
Act I... S: Abigail... A: Mercy and Mary/The Girls... S: Betty's Room…
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Honors Literature sem. 1 The Crucible
What important information is revealed…
In what ways does a long exposition di…
What is a time- honored activity for t…
Whys is the background knowledge of wi…
The information revealed is that Reverend Parris is one of th…
A long exposition differs from a typical stage direction beca…
They got into everyones business.
We need to know the background because we now know the plot a…
What important information is revealed…
The information revealed is that Reverend Parris is one of th…
In what ways does a long exposition di…
A long exposition differs from a typical stage direction beca…
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H World Literature: The Crucible Vocabulary
conjure
faction
abomination
deference
(verb) to summon a spirit by sorcery
(noun) a united and usually troublesome minority within a lar…
(noun) hated, loathed
(noun) courteous submission to the opinions, wishes, or judgm…
conjure
(verb) to summon a spirit by sorcery
faction
(noun) a united and usually troublesome minority within a lar…
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Literature: "The Crucible" Terms
What is a tragic hero? Who is the trag…
What is a tragic flaw?
What are the characteristics of a trag…
Name all the themes, and include examp…
A tragic hero is a person of importance who is admirable and…
A tragic flaw leads to the downfall of a character. Examples…
1. Makes Choices to Achieve a Goal: John's goals are to save…
1. Intolerance:... The court is being stubborn and intolerant ab…
What is a tragic hero? Who is the trag…
A tragic hero is a person of importance who is admirable and…
What is a tragic flaw?
A tragic flaw leads to the downfall of a character. Examples…
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The Crucible: Character List for American Literature
Reverend Parris
Betty Parris
Tituba
Abigail Williams
Middle 40's widower, doesn't like kids, felt insulted, felt p…
Sick, young, accused of witchcraft, Reverend's daughter, liar
She is in hr 40's she is a slave, scared from Borbados
She is an orphan, dissembling, a beautiful niece of Parris, w…
Reverend Parris
Middle 40's widower, doesn't like kids, felt insulted, felt p…
Betty Parris
Sick, young, accused of witchcraft, Reverend's daughter, liar
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American Literature: The Crucible Act II
At the beginning of the act, John Proc…
What did Abigail Williams reveal to Jo…
Why hasn't John told the court what he…
What lie did John Proctor tell to Eliz…
That the house is cold and that there is tension between the…
Abigail Williams reveals to John Proctor that "said it not to…
John hasn't told the court what he knows because he doesn't w…
The lie that John Proctor told to Elizabeth which makes her m…
At the beginning of the act, John Proc…
That the house is cold and that there is tension between the…
What did Abigail Williams reveal to Jo…
Abigail Williams reveals to John Proctor that "said it not to…
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H World Literature: The Crucible Vocabulary
conjure
faction
abomination
deference
(verb) to summon a spirit by sorcery
(noun) a united and usually troublesome minority within a lar…
(noun) hated, loathed
(noun) courteous submission to the opinions, wishes, or judgm…
conjure
(verb) to summon a spirit by sorcery
faction
(noun) a united and usually troublesome minority within a lar…
20 terms
H World Literature: The Crucible Vocabulary
conjure
faction
abomination
deference
(verb) to summon a spirit by sorcery
(noun) a united and usually troublesome minority within a lar…
(noun) hated, loathed
(noun) courteous submission to the opinions, wishes, or judgm…
conjure
(verb) to summon a spirit by sorcery
faction
(noun) a united and usually troublesome minority within a lar…
20 terms
H World Literature: The Crucible Vocabulary
conjure
faction
abomination
deference
(verb) to summon a spirit by sorcery
(noun) a united and usually troublesome minority within a lar…
(noun) hated, loathed
(noun) courteous submission to the opinions, wishes, or judgm…
conjure
(verb) to summon a spirit by sorcery
faction
(noun) a united and usually troublesome minority within a lar…
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American Literature : The Crucible Act III
What was the accusation that Giles Cor…
What news do we learn about Rebecca Nu…
What does Rev. Parris accuse him of?
What two pieces of evidence are brough…
Kill all people to get land. Thomas Putnam was trying.
Accused of being a witch.
Trying to overthrow the court.
Not going to church, plowing on Sundays, and one of his sons…
What was the accusation that Giles Cor…
Kill all people to get land. Thomas Putnam was trying.
What news do we learn about Rebecca Nu…
Accused of being a witch.
20 terms
H World Literature: The Crucible Vocabulary
conjure
faction
abomination
deference
(verb) to summon a spirit by sorcery
(noun) a united and usually troublesome minority within a lar…
(noun) hated, loathed
(noun) courteous submission to the opinions, wishes, or judgm…
conjure
(verb) to summon a spirit by sorcery
faction
(noun) a united and usually troublesome minority within a lar…
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American Literature: The Crucible Act I
Why has Rev. Parris sent for a doctor…
What advice does the doctor send back?
What does Parris questions his niece A…
What is Parris' main concern?
Betty wouldn't wake up. Betty is sick / ill.
Look for unnatural sources such as the devil or witchcraft. T…
Why they were dancing and what was going on in the forest.
Reputation
Why has Rev. Parris sent for a doctor…
Betty wouldn't wake up. Betty is sick / ill.
What advice does the doctor send back?
Look for unnatural sources such as the devil or witchcraft. T…
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Literature The Crucible Act One Vocabulary
Crucible
Dissemble
Abomination
Providence
An occasion of severe test or trial; A container in which met…
To conceal one's true motives, feelings, or briefs. The pasto…
A thing that causes disgust or hatred. His comments were an a…
Something being guided by God or a higher spiritual power. Th…
Crucible
An occasion of severe test or trial; A container in which met…
Dissemble
To conceal one's true motives, feelings, or briefs. The pasto…
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American Literature: The Crucible Vocab. #1
Persecute
Province
creed
Somber
to treat (someone) cruelly or unfairly especially because of…
any one of the large parts that some countries are divided in…
a statement of the basic beliefs of a religion
very sad and serious
Persecute
to treat (someone) cruelly or unfairly especially because of…
Province
any one of the large parts that some countries are divided in…
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HL Language and Literature The Crucible Quotes
'Theology, sir, is a fortress; no crac…
'a person is either with this court or…
'go directly home and speak nothing of…
'We burn a hot fire here; it melts dow…
'Crack' - Unforgiving nature of the theocracy... 'Fortress' - Th…
Society is forced into accepting the theocracy. Binary opposi…
Theme of deception and secrecy. Puts his reputation before hi…
Metaphor to show faith in harsh judicial process. Goes throug…
'Theology, sir, is a fortress; no crac…
'Crack' - Unforgiving nature of the theocracy... 'Fortress' - Th…
'a person is either with this court or…
Society is forced into accepting the theocracy. Binary opposi…
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American Literature - The Crucible: Act II
Falter
Magistrate
Pallor
Compensate
to hesitate or waver in action, purpose, intent, etc; give way
a civil officer charged with the administration of the law
unusual or extreme paleness as from fear, ill health, or deat…
to counterbalance; offset; be equivalent to
Falter
to hesitate or waver in action, purpose, intent, etc; give way
Magistrate
a civil officer charged with the administration of the law
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American Literature - The Crucible: Act II
Falter
Magistrate
Pallor
Compensate
to hesitate or waver in action, purpose, intent, etc; give way
a civil officer charged with the administration of the law
unusual or extreme paleness as from fear, ill health, or deat…
to counterbalance; offset; be equivalent to
Falter
to hesitate or waver in action, purpose, intent, etc; give way
Magistrate
a civil officer charged with the administration of the law
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Honors American Literature - The Crucible Characters
John Proctor
Abigail Williams
Reverend John Hale
Elizabeth Proctor
A local farmer who lives just outside town; Elizabeth Proctor…
Reverend Parris' neice, once the servant for the Proctor hous…
A young minister reputed to be an expert on witchcraft. He is…
John Proctor's wife. Elizabeth fired Abigail when she discove…
John Proctor
A local farmer who lives just outside town; Elizabeth Proctor…
Abigail Williams
Reverend Parris' neice, once the servant for the Proctor hous…
21 terms
American Literature - The Crucible: Act III
Contention
Vile
Deceive
Deposition
a claim that something is true; a declaration
highly unpleasant, offensive, or objectionable
to trick or lead a person into believing something that is no…
the process in which material is laid down.
Contention
a claim that something is true; a declaration
Vile
highly unpleasant, offensive, or objectionable
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American literature (crucible)
Parris
Tituba
Abigail
Mrs.Ann Putnam
-concerned about reputation ... -has a lot of pride ... -minister o…
-Paris' slave from Barbados... -Paris caught her preforming witc…
-had an affair with john proctor... -still in love with him^... -de…
-gave birth 8 times and lost 7 of them ... -convinced that they…
Parris
-concerned about reputation ... -has a lot of pride ... -minister o…
Tituba
-Paris' slave from Barbados... -Paris caught her preforming witc…
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American Literature - The Crucible: Act 1
Persecute
Province
Inhabit
Creed
to pursue or harass an individual; because pf religion, race…
territory, district, region
to live in a place
any system of codification of belief or of opinion
Persecute
to pursue or harass an individual; because pf religion, race…
Province
territory, district, region
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