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Restore


to bring something back to an earlier or better condition

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Civil


relating to the state or government

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Principle


a basic truth or belief

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Neo-Confucianism


a new form of the ideas of the philosopher Confucius; included Buddhist and Daoist beliefs

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Porcelain


a ceramic made of fine clay baked at very high temperatures

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Method


a way of doing something

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Transfer


to copy from one surface to another by contact

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Caligraphy


artistic handwriting

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Steppe


flat, dry grassland

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Unify


to bring together as one

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Terror


violent acts that are meant to cause fear in people

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Regime


rulers during a given period of time

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Census


a count of the number of people in a country

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Novel


a long fictional story

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Ongoing


continuously moving forward

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Convert


to bring from one belief to another

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Barbarian


an uncivilized person