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diplomat
one employed or skilled in diplomacy
architect
a person who designs buildings and advises in their construction
navigation
the science of getting ships, aircraft, or spacecraft from place to place; especially : the method of determining position, course, and distance traveled
reform
a : to put or change into an improved form or condition b : to amend or improve by change of form or removal of faults or abuses
debt
something owed
immigrants
a person who comes to a country to take up permanent residence
revolution
a sudden, radical, or complete change
liberty
the quality or state of being free
convention
an assembly of persons met for a common purpose
territory
a geographic area belonging to or under the jurisdiction of a governmental authority
moderation
to lessen the intensity or extremeness of
ordinance
an authoritative decree or direction
aristocracy
government by the best individuals or by a small privileged class
neutrality
the quality or state of being neutral
expedition
a journey or excursion undertaken for a specific purpose
atheist
one who believes that there is no deity
inauguration
a ceremonial induction into office
victor
one that defeats an enemy or opponent
treaty
an agreement or arrangement made by negotiation
treason
the offense of attempting by overt acts to overthrow the government of the state to which the offender owes allegiance
embargo
an order of a government prohibiting the departure of commercial ships from its ports