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a large waterfall
cataract
the main city of a country
capital
a hard, dark wood
ebony
a group of states or people ruled by one person or government
empire
the capital of Kush
Meroe
from another place, not native
exotic
a very large bird that can't fly, but can run very fast
ostrich
things such as animal skins, wood, or gold that can be used to make ot her things
raw materials
to make in a factory or workshop
manufacture
made into leather
tanned
rock or earth that has iron, silver, copper, or other metals in it
ore
from another country
foreign
a very hot oven used to harden clay
kiln
a turning wheel used to shape clay
potter's wheel
worked by machines
mechanical
to make out he meaning of something
decipher
a group of people on camels traveling across the desert together
camel caravan
to lose strength or power
decline
heavily decorated, not plain
ornate
a piece of writing
text