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Temprate
mild climate
deforestation
process of clearing trees
navigable
able to sail through a river that is navigable
Middle Ages
A.D. 500 - 1400s
manor
large estates owned by wealthy nobles
serf
workers who worked on manors
feudalism
way of organizing and governing society based on land and service
lord
at the top of the feudal soiety, nobles who owned a manor
vassal
Lord's assistant who takes an oath of loyalty to the Lord
fief
seprate manor
guild
groups in which traders and Craftworkers would organize themselves into.
Magna Carta
legal document written by english lords that limited the King's power
monastery
community in which monks lead lives devoted to religion
nun
a woman who devotes her life to religion
convent
religious commuinty in which nuns live
cathedral
large or important Christian church
saint
woman or man who is considered to be holy by religious group
Crusade
any of the journeys and battles undertaken by the Europen Christains to win control of the Holy Land from the Muslims
plauge
terrible disease the spreads quickly and kills many people slowly and painfully
Renaissance
period of great cultural and artistic change
humanism
idea important to renaissancethat focusses on human values
patron
a supporter of the arts
indulgence
a pardon given by the Roman Catholic Church
reform
to change
Reformation
movement to bring reform the the Catholic Church
Protestanism
beliefs of the christans who opposed the Roman Catholic Chruch
armada
fleet of warships