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kingdomn: the country ruled by a king or queen
educatedadj: having received a high standard of education
expandv: to increase or to make something greater in size, number, or importance
territoryn: an area under the control of a ruler or state
ancientadj: relating to the long ago, particularly the historical period preceding the fall of the Western Roman Empire; very old
inheritv: to receive money, property, or a title from someone after they have died
crownn: a circular ornamental headdress, worn as a symbol of authority by a king, usually made of gold and precious stones
assassinationn: the act of killing a public figure, especially a political leader, usually for political or religious motives
surpassv: to be or do better than someone or something; to excel or go beyond the limits or standards of something
engineern: a person whose job is designing, building, or maintaining something such as machines, structures, or software
amazingadj: extremely surprising, especially in a way that you like or admire
stringn: long, thin material used for tying things together, composed of several twisted threads
conquestn: the act or process of taking control of a country, area, or situation
empiren: a group of countries ruled by one leader or government
encompassv: to surround or cover something completely; to include a large number of or different types of things entirely
Mediterraneann: the sea encircled by southern Europe, northern Africa, and western Asia
dominatev: to have or control a lot of power and influence over somebody or something
swathn: a strip of land, especially a long, narrow one; a large amount or quantity of something
conquerv: to bring under control by force or authority
defeatv: to win against somebody in a fight, war, or attempt
eventuallyadv: finally, particularly after a long time or a lot of struggle, complications, and so on
extendedadj: longer than usual or anticipated
reignn: the period of time during which a monarch or government holds power; (verb) to be the king or queen
abruptadj: sudden and unexpected
dividev: to separate or cause to separate into parts or groups
troopn: a group of soldiers, especially a large one; a group of people, animals, or things considered as a unit.
encounterv: to face something, particularly something unpleasant or difficult, while attempting to do something else; to meet, especially unexpectedly
absorbv: to take in a fluid or other substance gradually
hybridadj: composed of different elements or mixed characters
emergev: to move out of or away from something and become visible
backgroundn: 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
linguan: (a Latin word that means “tongue”) a language used for communication; the organ in the mouth used for tasting, speaking, and swallowing
testamentn: a thing that proves the existence or truth of something else
originn: the first existence or beginning of something
fermentv: 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
arrivaln: the act or situation of coming or being brought to a place; accomplishment of an objective
contemporaryadj: belonging to the same or present time
historicadj: famous or significant in history, or potentially so
examinev: to study or consider a person or object attentively and thoroughly to learn something about them
ruthlessadj: lacking in pity or compassion; willing to do whatever it takes to achieve their goals, regardless of the consequences for others
philosophyn: the study of general and fundamental questions, such as those about existence, reason, knowledge, values, mind
orientationn: a person’s basic attitudes, beliefs, and preferences about particular things; a course introducing a new situation or environment
accordn: an official agreement or treaty between two organizations, countries, etc.; (verb) allow to have
giganticadj: extremely large
parchmentn: a thin, smooth, durable material made from the skin of a sheep or goat, used in the past as a writing surface
vastadj: enormous in size, number, amount, or quantity
avidadj: characterized by enthusiasm and vigorous pursuit, especially of an interest or activity
huntv: to go after and try to catch wild animals to kill them for food, sport, or profit
spearn: a weapon with a long shaft and a sharp metal point used for battle, hunting, and fishing in the past

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