civil war vocabulary

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civil war vocabulary
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2011-01-27 10:39:58
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15 definitions about the civil war
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  1. to get rid of or do away with
    abolish
  2. a person who wanted to do away with slavery
    abolitionist
  3. a war between groups or regions within the same country
    civil war
  4. an agreement; with each side giving up some of its demands
    compromise
  5. a union of states; an alliance,a league
    confederacy
  6. a disagreement; a clashing of interests
    conflict
  7. all that a human society produces, including its arts and crafts, beliefs,and way of doing things
    culture
  8. tending to divide or tear apart
    divisive
  9. liberty; not being a state; able to make your own decisions
    freedom
  10. freedom from rule by another, especially another country
    independence
  11. a very large farm specializing in one main crop, usually cotton
    plantation
  12. to withdraw from or drop out of a union
    secede
  13. the idea that each state should govern itself, free of outside inference
    states' rights
  14. an amount of money that a government charges on imported or exported goods, a duty
    tariff
  15. a combination of states with a single overall government
    union

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