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NATION-STATE
FORM OF POLITICAL SOCIETY THAT HAS A CENTRALIZED GOV. WITH HIGH DEGREE OF ETHIC AND CULTURAL UNITY.
MATRILINEAR
FORM OF SOCIETY IN WHICH FAMILY LINE, POWER, AND WEALTH ARE PASSES PRIMARLY THROUGH THE FEMALE SIDE.
CONFEDERACY
AN ALLIANCE OR LEAGUE OF NATIONS OR PEOPLES LOOSER THAN A FEDERATION
PRIMEVAL
CONCERNING THE EARLIEST ORIGIN OF THINGS.
SEGA
LENGTHY STORY OR POEM.
MIDDLEMEN
THOSE DEALERS THAT OPERATE BETWEEN THE ORIGINAL BUYERS AND THE RETAIL MERCHANTS WHO SELL TO CONSUMERS.
CARAVEL
A SHIP
PLANTATION
LARGE SCALE AGRICULTURE.
ECOSYSTEM
A NATURALLY EVOLVED NETWORK OF RELATIONS AMONG ORGANISMS IN A STABLE ENVIRONMENT.
DEMOGRAPHICS
POPULATION
CONQUISTADOR
SPANISH CONQUEROR IN THE AMERICAS
CAPITALISM
AN ECONOMIC SYSTEM CHARACTERISED BY PRIVATE PROP., FREE TRADEM AND MARKETS
ENCOMIENDA
SPANISH LABOR SYSTEM IN WHICH A PERSON IS HELD TO UNPAID SERVICE UNDER THE PERMANENT CONTROL OF THEIR MASTERS.
MESTIZOS
MIXED NATIVE AND EUROPEAN