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Compass
A device for determining directions by means of a magnetic needle or group of needles turning freely on a pivot and pointing to the magnetic north.
Caravel
A small 15th and 16th centurey ship that has broad bows, high narrow poop,3 masts with lateen or both square or lateen sails.
Hurricane
A tropical Cyclone with winds of 74 miles or greater.
Legendary
Well known or famous.
Gunpowder
AN explosive mixture of patacium nitrate, charcoal, and solefur used in gunnery and blasting.
Missionary
Person sent to spread religious faith.
Disgrace
Cause of shame.
Title
Designation of honor.
constellations
A group of stars.
Astrolabe
A compact instrument used to observe, and calculate positions of celestial bodies before the invention of the sextant.
Quadrant
One fourth of a circle
Lateen sails
Being or related to a rig used on the north coast of Africa and charicterized by a triangular sail extended by a long bar slung to a low mast.
Compassion
Sympathetic consciousness of others. distress together with a passion to elevate it.
Reconcile
To restore a friendship or harmony
Conviction
The act or process of convicting a crime.
Conviction
Act of convicion
Persecution
The condition of being harassed.