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What are temples?
places of worship
Whatis a civilization?
a culture that has well-developed forms of government, religion, and learning
What is a pyramid?
a building with three or more sides shaped like triangles
What is cultural diffusion?
the spread of a culture from one place to another
What are earthworks?
mounds, or hills of earth, that people have built
What are pueblos?
multi-storied houses made of adobe bricks or stone bricks; built by the Pueblo people and the Anasazi people
What is adobe?
a mixture of sandy clay and straw that is dried into bricks
What is a mesa?
a flat-topped hill
What is a drought?
a long dry spell
What are kivas?
underground rooms where religious services were held