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Flashcards in US 4-3 Deck (16):
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livestock

牲口

2

desensitized

麻木不仁的

3

plantation

大农场

4

in the context of history

在历史的进程中

5

poignancy

心酸

6

branding

打烙印;在…上加商标

7

be against the law=illegal anti slavery movement

废奴行动

8

icon

象征,图标

9

tireless efforts

不懈的努力

10

opium

鸦片,麻醉剂

11

fugitive

逃亡的,逃亡者

12

brutality

残酷

13

recourse

求援,求助(n.)

14

magistrate

地方法官

15

outraged

愤慨的,义愤填膺

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abject persecution

惨无人道的迫害