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Flashcards in Group 16 - Day 03 Deck (35):
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prejudice

preconceived opinion not based on reason or experience

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suffering

feeling pain or distress

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slave

person who is the legal property of another person

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slave owner

person who possesses a slave

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dotty about

crazy or enthusiastic about

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a sound argument

a logically valid argument

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sentience

the ability to think and feel

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welfare

the health and happiness of an individual or group

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pasture

land covered with grass

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succinctly

concisely

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biotic

relating to living things

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gut

stomach

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wild game

wild animals or birds

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to till

to prepare land for crops

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conscience

sense of what is right or wrong

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scrub

vegetation consisting of small, dry plants

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endeavour

attempt to achieve something

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beget

bring something into existence

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cherished

loved

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monoculture

cultivation of a single crop

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harvest

to gather/collect a crop

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irrigate

to supply water to farmland

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fertilizers

chemical substance added to soil to increase its fertility

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to raise (animals or plants)

to breed or grow

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carnivorous

eating other animals

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boundary

dividing line; frontier

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dispassionate

not influenced by emotion; rational and impartial

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iron

metal that is an important nutrient found in meat

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lack

being without or not having (something)

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upbringing

treatment and instruction received by a child from its parents

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gather

to bring together/accumulate

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ham

salted and dried meat from a pig's leg

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sum up

give a brief summary of something

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insuperable

impossible to overcome

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equality

the state of being equal