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16 Cards in this Set

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rendezvous

p. 301
definition: to gather or meet
rage and outraged

p. 297 and 303
definition: both words contain the core word "rage", which means great and often uncontrolled anger
site

p. 301
definition: a place where something is, was, or will be positioned
reprisal

p. 297
definition: revenge; returning one injury or mean act with another
ghost town

p. 300
definition: a town, particularly in the western United States, in which no one lives but the buildings still stand
eroded

p. 302
definition: to be washed or blown away like soil by water or wind
devour

p. 297
definition: to eat rapidly, hungrily, and greedily
confronted

p. 303
definition: brought someone face to face with something, especially in anger and disagreement
volunteers

p. 300
definition: people who offer to do something instead of being forced to do something
reveille

p. 297
definition: a morning wake-up call, usually in the military with a bugle
hostile

p. 295
definition: unfriendly, like an enemy
scrupulously

p. 301
definition: being very very careful, especially about details
volunteers

p. 300
definition: people who offer to do something instead of being forced to do something
relics

p. 300
definition: things left over from the past; also religious objects connected to a saint
slaughter

p. 296
definition: to kill or butcher in large numbers like animals in a stockyard for meat
massacre

p.295
definition: the purposeful and cruel killing of a large group of (usually) unarmed people