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policy of aggressive military preparedness

Militarism

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loyalty and devotion to a nation

nationalism

3

spreading of ideas about an institution or individual for the purpose of influencing opinion

propaganda

4

goods whose importation, exportation or possession is illegal

Contraband

5

a special importance given to an object or idea

Emphasis

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to wear away at something until it fades

Erode

7

gardens planted by American citizens during war to raise vegetables for home use, leaving more for troops

Victory Gardens

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spying, especially to gain government secrets

Espionage

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to move from one location to another

Migrate

10

to select a person at random for mandatory military service

Draft

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a group that travels with something, such as a ship to protect it

Convoy

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temporary agreement to end fighting

Armistice

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the free choice by the people of a nation of their own future political Status

National Self Determination

14

payment by the losing country in a war to the winner for the damages caused by the war

Reparations

15

an interconnected system

Network

16

sufficient for a specific requirement completed to its minimum requirements

Adequately

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to come to an agreement

Resolve

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cost of purchasing goods and services essential for survival

Cost of Living

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a strike involving all the workers in a particular geographic location

General Strike

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to expel individuals from the country

Deport

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having influence on or affecting a large group, widely

Widespread

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those who have control over determining and enforcing what is right of wrong

Authorities