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Flashcards in Crucible Vocab Deck (11):
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Crucible

A severe test

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Theocracy

A system of government ruled by religion

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Partisan

A strong supporter in a cause

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Blasphemy

words or actions that disrespect something sacred

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Deposition

A testimony given under oath at a trial

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Dialogue

The directly quoted words of people speaking to one another

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Contradict

deny the truth of a statement by asserting the opposite

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Inquisition

A period of prolonged and intensive questioning or investigation

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Verdict

A decision on a disputed issue in a civil or criminal case or an inquest. 

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Transfix

Cause (someone) to become motionless with horror, wonder, or astonishment

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