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struggles

forceful or violent effort to get free of restraint or resist attack

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prosperous

successful in material terms; flourishing financially

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textiles

a type of cloth or woven fabric

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porcelain

a white vitrified translucent ceramic

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flourishing

developing rapidly and successfully; thriving

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bazaar

a market in a Middle Eastern country

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nomad elite

a member of a people having no permanent abode, and who travel from place to place to find fresh pasture for their livestock.

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grant

agree to give or allow (something requested)

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adultery

varies, as well as the social, religious and legal consequences, the concept exists in many cultures and is similar in Islam, Christianity and Judaism.

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restriction

a limiting condition or measure, especially a legal one

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secluded

the place not seen or visited by people

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Al-Razi

Persian polymath, physician, alchemist, philosopher, and important figure in the history of medicine.

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Ibu Khalid

Khalid was born c. 592 in Mecca. His father was Walid ibn al-Mughirah, Sheikh of the Banu Makhzum, a clan of the Arab tribe of Quraysh

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Innovations

to create something

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Muezzin

a man who calls Muslims to prayer from the minaret of a mosque

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Alhambra

1.a city in southwestern California, northeast of Los Angeles

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Minaret





A minaret, from Arabic: منارة‎ manāra, lit. "lighthouse", also known as Goldaste, is a distinctive architectural structure akin to a tower and typically found adjacent to mosques. Generally a tall spire with a conical or onion-shaped crown, usually either free-standing or taller than associated support structure. The basic form of a minaret includes a base, shaft, and gallery.