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Mestizos
a child or descendent of a Spanish colonists and a Native American
Northwest Passage
a waterfront through North America that would allow Europeans to sail west to Asia
hacienda
a plantation or a large ranch owned by Spanish colonists
navigation
to control a ship
mission
a settlement of missionaries
charter
a written agreement giving someone the right to establish a colony
presidio
a spanish fort
armada
a large number of warships acting togethr like an army's
invest
to put money into a business in the hope of earning a profit
invasion
the entrance of an armed force into another country in order to conquer it
settlement
a small community of people in a frontier region
viceroy
a person sent by the king to rule a colony
colony
a settlement ruled by a distant country
stock
a share or part of a companies
indentured servant
a person who agreed to work for a certain number of years in return for passage to America, food, clothing, and shelter