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garrison
soldiers stationed in a fort or town
republic
a nation in which citizens elect representatives to manage the government
alliance
an agreement to act together
liberation
the act of setting free
filibusters
an individual who carries out rebellious activities in a foreign country
vaquero
a cowhand
depression
a period of low economic activity, often marked by high unemployment
survey
to measure for size and boundaries
title
a legal right to the possession of property
empresario
the Spanish word for contractor; a person who arranges business transactions
militia
a group of citizens acting as a military force, usually all able bodied men
federal
government where power is divided between national and state governments
department
a land division within Texas
dowry
The money, property, and goods a bride gave to her husband upon marriage