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Flashcards in Quiz 30 Deck (10):
1

rebuffs

refusals

2

gruel

thin porridge made by boiling cornmeal in water or milk

3

compassion

the desire to relieve the suffering of others

4

dominion

control and authority

5

dashing

handsome

6

despotic

extremely harsh

7

republic

a government controlled by citizens

8

What association did Clara Barton start in the US?

the Red Cross

9

During what war did Clara Barton care for soldiers on the battlefield?

the Civil War

10

In the story "In a Little World These Men Stood Tall," the storekeeper's children loved this "grown-up friend" best.

candyman