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10 Cards in this Set

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drought
a long period of no rainfall
insolvent
unable to pay debts
deficit
the amount by which money spent exceeds money received
maneuvers
large-scale exercised of troops, warships, and other military personnel
sabotage
deliberate damage or destruction of machinery or materials
tenure
time in office
constituent
a voter within a particular district
upheavals
strong or violent changes
repatriate
send back (a refugee, prisoner of war) to his or her country
parapet
a low protective wall or barrier at the edge of a roof or balcony; a wall or elevation in a fortification