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Tyrant

tyrant: an absolute ruler unrestrained by law; harsh ruler

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Oligarchy

oligarchy: a government in which a small group has control

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Democracy

democracy: a government by the people

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Helots

helot: enslaved person in ancient Sparta

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Ephor

ephor: a high-ranked government official in Sparta who was elected by the council of elders

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Consider

consider: to give carful thought

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Military

military: of or relating to soldiers, arms, or war, the armed forces

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Stability

stability: the condition of being steady and unchanging

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Achieve

achieve: to succeed; to gain something as the result of work; to successfully complete a task

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Construct

construct: to build by putting parts together; to build; to create