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industrial revolution
gradual processby which machines replaced hand tools
spinning jenny
machine developed in 1764 that could spin sveral threads at once
capital
money raised for a business venture
capitalist
person who invests in a business in order to make a profit
favtory system
method of producing goods that brought workers and machinery together in one place
interchangeable parts
identical, machine-made parts for a tool or instrument
lowell girl
young woman who worked in the lowell mills in massachusetts during the industrial revolution
urbanization
process of a population's shifting from farms to cities