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ancientadj: relating to the long ago, particularly the historical period preceding the fall of the Western Roman Empire; very old
conquerv: to bring under control by force or authority
dominantadj: more important, influential, or easy to notice than anything else of the same type
empiren: a group of countries ruled by one leader or government
introductionn: a preliminary explanation or remarks given before the start of a text, performance, or event; the act of bringing something new into existence or introducing something to a wider audience or new market
religionn: a deep conviction in a supernatural power that controls human destiny
impressiveadj: arousing admiration due to size, quality, or skill
templen: a place of worship, especially one that is associated with a particular religion or faith; the flat area on either side of the forehead
palacen: the residence of a high-ranking official such as a king, queen, etc.
massiveadj: enormous amount; very heavy and solid
brickn: a rectangular block of baked clay used as a building material
structuren: the way of construction of something and the arrangement of its parts, or a complex thing constructed of many parts
chapeln: a place of worship, especially a non-conformist or dissenting place of worship
staircasen: a set of stairs inside a building, usually with posts and bars that are fixed at the side
flourishv: to grow or develop vigorously or successfully
commercen: the activity of buying and selling things, especially on a large scale
bronzen: a dark red-brown metal that is created by combining copper and tin
incensen: a substance that is burned to produce a pleasant scent, often used in religious or spiritual ceremonies; figuratively, something that is pleasing or satisfying to the senses, feelings, or emotions
ivoryn: a hard, creamy-white substance that comes from the tusks of elephants, walruses, and some other animals and is used to make ornaments and other decorative items
ebonyn: a dense, dark hardwood that is typically black or dark brown and is often used in furniture-making and musical instrument construction
sub-Saharanadj: of or relating to or situated in the area south of the Sahara Desert
tiden: the cyclical rise and fall of sea level caused by the moon’s gravitational pull
descendv: to move downward and lower; to come from, or to be connected by a relationship of blood
dividev: to separate or cause to separate into parts or groups
kingdomn: the country ruled by a king or queen
fluctuatev: to rise and fall irregularly or unexpectedly; to vary or change often and unpredictably
opportuneadj: suitable or happening at a time that is suitable or convenient for a particular purpose
navaladj: of or relating to ships, sailors, or the navy
flankn: the side of an animal, especially the side between the last rib and the hip; the side of military or naval formation; (verb) to be located on either side of something
archern: a person who shoots with a bow and arrow; a soldier equipped with a bow and arrows
gatewayn: an entrance, door, or other openings that lead to a larger space, particularly one that serves as an entry point or access point to a larger area or system; a route, means, or method used to gain access to or acquire something
constructv: to build or create something; to assemble or combine different parts to form something whole
siegen: the surrounding of a place and isolating it by an army to defeat those defending it
rampn: a sloping surface connecting two levels or inclines, typically used for the movement of people, vehicles, or goods
towern: a structure that is exceptionally high in proportion to its width and either forms part of a building or stands alone
negotiatev: to have formal discussions with someone to reach an agreement
royaladj: relating to or belonging to the king or queen or a member of their family
influentialadj: having significant impact or power on someone or something
militaryadj: relating to or characteristic of members of the armed forces; of or relating to war or warfare
affairn: event, situation, or subject that is significant from a political or public perspective; a secretive or illicit sexual relationship
criticn: someone who expresses opinions about the quality of books, music, etc.
stableadj: firm and steady; not easily moved, disturbed, or changed
installv: to fix furniture, a machine, or a piece of equipment into position so that it can be used; put into an office or a position
priestessn: a female priest, especially one who is associated with a non-Christian religion or ancient belief system
extendedadj: longer than usual or anticipated
deltan: a triangular area of low and flat land that is formed when a river flows into a larger body of water and deposits sediment; an object shaped like an equilateral triangle
thrivev: to grow vigorously; to make steady progress
magnificentadj: extremely beautiful and impressive; grand or noble in thought or deed
pyramidn: a polyhedron having a polygonal base and triangular sides with a common vertex; a massive monument with a square base and four triangular sides, begun by Cheops around 2700 BC as royal tombs in ancient Egypt
tombn: a large stone structure or underground chamber in which the dead are buried
encroachv: to advance beyond the usual or acceptable limit gradually and often without being noticed; to infringe upon someone’s territory, rights, privacy, etc.
defeatv: to win against somebody in a fight, war, or attempt
rebeln: someone who resists or opposes authority or control, especially by fighting against it
homelandn: a place regarded as one’s native country or where one belongs
prosperousadj: successful financially or materially; bringing success or good fortune
innovativeadj: introducing or using new methods, ideas, etc.
savannahn: a mixed forest and grassland ecosystem where the trees are far enough apart that the canopy doesn’t close
desertn: arid land with little or no vegetation often covered with sand or rocks
reservoirn: a natural or artificial lake used to store water for community use; a large or extra supply of something
capturev: to catch a person or an animal and confine them in an area which they cannot escape
statuen: a sculpture of a person or animal, typically made of stone or metal, that is intended to represent the subject in a lifelike or symbolic way
emperorn: the male ruler of an empire
buryv: to place a dead body in the ground, grave, or tomb
doorwayn: an opening in a wall for a door to fit into
worshipv: to have or show a strong feeling of profound respect and admiration for a religious entity such as God or a god
thresholdn: the floor or ground that forms the bottom of a doorway and offers support when passing through a doorway; the smallest detectable sensation
brokeragen: the business of buying and selling goods or services on behalf of others, often for a commission or fee; the activity of acting as an intermediary or agent in negotiations or deals between two parties
prosperv: to be successful or thriving, especially financially; to grow and develop well; to flourish
raidn: a sudden short attack, usually by soldiers, ships, or aircraft
disruptv: to prevent or stop something, especially an event, activity, or process, from continuing in the usual way by causing a problem or disturbance
sackv: to remove or dismiss someone from a position or place; (noun) a large bag made of strong, rough material, such as burlap, that is used for storing or carrying things
arguev: to express differing opinions or points of view, often in a heated or contentious manner; to present a case or reasoning to persuade or convince others
overlookv: to fail to notice something; to watch over someone; to provide a view from above
generationn: all the people born and living at about the same time, regarded collectively; the production of heat or electricity
scholarn: professor; a person who studies a topic in considerable depth, particularly in a university
promotev: to encourage or persuade people to like, buy, use, do, or support something; to raise someone to a higher position or rank
originn: the first existence or beginning of something
excludev: to deny someone or something enter to a place or taking part in an activity
decipherv: to read or understand something that is written in code or in a difficult or obscure way

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