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ferry
a large boat designed to carry passengers, god, or vehicles across a body of water
tannery
a factory where raw animal hides are made into leather
plantation
a large farm or estate
gristmill
a mill to grind grain
denomination
a religious group, such as Presbyterian, Baptist, or Methodist
circuit rider
a missionary who followed a regular route (circuit) through an area to preach
principles
a personal code of right conduct
narrator
one who speaks a commentary in detail, as in telling a story
steerage
the cheapest accommodations for travelers, usually providing minimal comfort and convenience
visor
projecting front brim of a cap
greenhorn
usually refers to an untrained or inexperienced person. It can also mean someone who is naïve or gullible. A new immigrant
skewer
of lamb refers to chunks of lamb meat cooked on a stick, as in shish kebab
Cossack
a Russian cavalryman
dagger
a short , sword-like weapon with a pointed blade and handle
marionette
a puppet manipulated by strings attached to its jointed limbs
chassis
the frame to which the wheels, engine and body are attached.
aspen
a type of tree with oval shaped leaves that tremble in the slightest breeze
omniscient
having infinite awareness, understanding, and insight
omnipotent
having unlimited authority or influence
omnipresent
to be in all places at all times