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|Reconquista||n: the period of almost 800 years in which the Kingdom of Spain and Portugal reconquered the territories in the Iberian Peninsula that the Moors had ruled|
|caliphate||n: an Islamic state under the leadership of an Islamic steward with the title of caliph|
|conquer||v: to bring under control by force or authority|
|Christ||n: the man that Christians believe is the prophet and the son of God, and whose life and sermons form the basis for Christianity|
|plot||n: a secret plan or scheme to achieve a specific goal; the plan or main story of a literary work; (verb) to plan secretly, usually something illegal|
|peninsula||n: a long piece of land that is almost surrounded by water but is linked to a larger part of the land|
|sporadic||adj: occurring at irregular intervals or only in a few places; scattered|
|conquest||n: the act or process of taking control of a country, area, or situation|
|ultimate||adj: furthest or highest in degree or order|
|stronghold||n: a fortress or secure place that is difficult to capture, especially one used as a center of military operations|
|fortress||n: a large and strongly built structure, typically with high walls and a moat, used as a military defense or for protection against attackers|
|span||n: the entire length of something, such as time or space from beginning to end; the amount of space that something covers|
|monarch||n: a person who rules a country, such as a king or queen|
|moor||n: a large area of open country, typically on high ground, covered with rough grass or heath, especially in Britain|
|modern||adj: of or belonging to the present time or recent times|
|nation||n: a large organized community of people living in a particular country or region and having a particular culture|
|extended||adj: longer than usual or anticipated|
|stunning||adj: causing a strong emotional reaction of admiration, surprise, or shock due to its beauty, rarity, or excellence|
|architectural||adj: of or relating to the design and construction of buildings and other structures and the features and style of such structures|
|marvel||n: someone something that causes feelings of wonder or surprise|
|rival||n: a person, company, or thing competing with others for the same thing or in the same area|
|counterpart||n: a person or thing that corresponds to or has the same function as another person or thing|
|fascinate||v: to attract and hold the attention of someone deeply and irresistibly|
|terrify||v: to frighten someone very much|
|backyard||n: a whole space behind and belonging to a house|
|medieval||adj: relating to or belonging to the Middle Age that is for the period of A.D.600 to A.D. 1450|
|rally||v: a public meeting of a group of people intended to arouse enthusiasm|
|troop||n: a group of soldiers, especially a large one; a group of people, animals, or things considered as a unit.|
|aim||v: to try or plan to get or achieve something|
|territory||n: an area under the control of a ruler or state|
|influence||n: the ability to affect someone’s or something’s character, growth, or behavior, or the effect itself|
|friction||n: the force that opposes motion between two objects in contact, especially by producing heat and wear, and is proportional to the normal force between the objects|
|generate||v: to produce or create something; to make offspring by reproduction|
|capture||v: to catch a person or an animal and confine them in an area which they cannot escape|
|tolerant||adj: accepting different views, beliefs, or practices without judgment or interference|
|expel||v: to officially force someone to leave a school, organization, or country|
|convert||v: to have a talk with someone; (adjective) reversed in order, relation, or action|
|thrive||v: to grow vigorously; to make steady progress|
|vanish||v: disappear or stop being present or existing suddenly and completely|
|emerge||v: to move out of or away from something and become visible|
|ruin||v: to damage, spoil, or demolish something; (noun) an unrecoverable state of devastation and destruction,|
|boundary||n: a real or imaginary line that marks the limit or extent of something and separates it from other things or places|
|unsettle||v: to make somebody feel anxious or upset, especially because of an unstable or problematic situation|
|treaty||n: a formal agreement or pact between two or more countries or other international entities|
|warrior||n: a person who engaged in or experienced warfare, especially in the past|
|forbid||v: to order somebody not to do something, especially officially; to keep something from happening or arising|
|depict||v: to illustrate someone or something in a photograph|
|mosque||n: a Muslim place of worship that usually has a minaret (= slender tower with balconies)|
|reliance||n: the state of depending on or needing something or someone|
|geometric||adj: relating to or having the characteristics of geometry (= the shape, properties, and relations of points, lines, surfaces, solids)|
|distinctive||adj: having a quality or characteristic that makes it stand out from others|
|visible||adj: capable of being seen; or open to easy view|
|Catholic||adj: universal and including many different types of things; related to or associated with the part of the Christian Church that has the Pope as its leader|