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|kingdom||n: the country ruled by a king or queen|
|educated||adj: having received a high standard of education|
|expand||v: to increase or to make something greater in size, number, or importance|
|territory||n: an area under the control of a ruler or state|
|ancient||adj: relating to the long ago, particularly the historical period preceding the fall of the Western Roman Empire; very old|
|inherit||v: to receive money, property, or a title from someone after they have died|
|crown||n: a circular ornamental headdress, worn as a symbol of authority by a king, usually made of gold and precious stones|
|assassination||n: the act of killing a public figure, especially a political leader, usually for political or religious motives|
|surpass||v: to be or do better than someone or something; to excel or go beyond the limits or standards of something|
|engineer||n: a person whose job is designing, building, or maintaining something such as machines, structures, or software|
|amazing||adj: extremely surprising, especially in a way that you like or admire|
|string||n: long, thin material used for tying things together, composed of several twisted threads|
|conquest||n: the act or process of taking control of a country, area, or situation|
|empire||n: a group of countries ruled by one leader or government|
|encompass||v: to surround or cover something completely; to include a large number of or different types of things entirely|
|Mediterranean||n: the sea encircled by southern Europe, northern Africa, and western Asia|
|dominate||v: to have or control a lot of power and influence over somebody or something|
|swath||n: a strip of land, especially a long, narrow one; a large amount or quantity of something|
|conquer||v: to bring under control by force or authority|
|defeat||v: to win against somebody in a fight, war, or attempt|
|eventually||adv: finally, particularly after a long time or a lot of struggle, complications, and so on|
|extended||adj: longer than usual or anticipated|
|reign||n: the period of time during which a monarch or government holds power; (verb) to be the king or queen|
|abrupt||adj: sudden and unexpected|
|divide||v: to separate or cause to separate into parts or groups|
|troop||n: a group of soldiers, especially a large one; a group of people, animals, or things considered as a unit.|
|encounter||v: to face something, particularly something unpleasant or difficult, while attempting to do something else; to meet, especially unexpectedly|
|absorb||v: to take in a fluid or other substance gradually|
|hybrid||adj: composed of different elements or mixed characters|
|emerge||v: to move out of or away from something and become visible|
|background||n: the details of a person’s social heritage, such as family, vocational or educational experience; past information that is essential to understanding a situation or problem|
|lingua||n: (a Latin word that means “tongue”) a language used for communication; the organ in the mouth used for tasting, speaking, and swallowing|
|testament||n: a thing that proves the existence or truth of something else|
|origin||n: the first existence or beginning of something|
|ferment||v: to experience a chemical change or action that results in the production of alcohol or effervescence of gases; (noun) a state of agitated activity or change, especially in the context of social or political movements|
|arrival||n: the act or situation of coming or being brought to a place; accomplishment of an objective|
|contemporary||adj: belonging to the same or present time|
|historic||adj: famous or significant in history, or potentially so|
|examine||v: to study or consider a person or object attentively and thoroughly to learn something about them|
|ruthless||adj: lacking in pity or compassion; willing to do whatever it takes to achieve their goals, regardless of the consequences for others|
|philosophy||n: the study of general and fundamental questions, such as those about existence, reason, knowledge, values, mind|
|orientation||n: a person’s basic attitudes, beliefs, and preferences about particular things; a course introducing a new situation or environment|
|accord||n: an official agreement or treaty between two organizations, countries, etc.; (verb) allow to have|
|gigantic||adj: extremely large|
|parchment||n: a thin, smooth, durable material made from the skin of a sheep or goat, used in the past as a writing surface|
|vast||adj: enormous in size, number, amount, or quantity|
|avid||adj: characterized by enthusiasm and vigorous pursuit, especially of an interest or activity|
|hunt||v: to go after and try to catch wild animals to kill them for food, sport, or profit|
|spear||n: a weapon with a long shaft and a sharp metal point used for battle, hunting, and fishing in the past|