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data

information, facts or statistics

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debate

a (perhaps formal) discussion arguing about different opinions of something

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decade

A period of ten years, for example 1880-1890.

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decline

reducing, or getting worse over time

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define

to give a definition, to describe the essence of

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discriminate

to choose between two or more things; or negatively to treat someone differently because of part of their identity eg skin colour

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distinct

something separate and different from other things

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distribute

to give to several people

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diverse

a wide range, different or unlike

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document

a piece of written information

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domain

a territory over which someone has control

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domestic

related to the home, or the home country

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dynamic

something that changes and responds to events

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economy

the system of money, buying and selling across society

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effect

something that happens as a result of another event

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element

a part of, one aspect of

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eliminate

to get rid of

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enforce

to make sure that a law is obeyed

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era

a long and distinct period of history

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establish

to set up, or to found something

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estate

a large area of land belonging to a lord or landowner

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evaluate

to consider the strength of different points or arguments against each other

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evident

clear

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expand

to grow, to become bigger

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exploit

to take advantage of

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export

to sell or transfer abroad

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factor

something that causes change, or part of an explanation

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feature

an important aspect of something

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final

the last

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finance

money given to fund something

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focus

an aspect being concentrated on

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foreign

to do with another country outside your own

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however

used to introduce a sentence that goes against the previous sentence

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identify

to give the name or characteristics of

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impact

to have an effect on; the effect of

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implement

to put into place

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imply

to say something indirectly

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income

the money made from a salary from a job or from another form of business

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indicate

to point out, or show

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individual

a person, not as part of a group

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industry

the name of an area of the economy; often desribes manufacturing

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infer

to make an inference by working out the probable meaning of something

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infrastructure

the parts of a system or organisation that support it

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inherit

receive money, land or other goods on the death of someone

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injure

to do physical harm or damage to someone

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inspect

to look over carefully

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institute

to set up, to bring in

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integrity

having a sense of morals, or having an inner strength

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interpret

make a sense, of, work out the meaning of

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invade

When you enter a country to control it.

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invest

To give someone power or authority

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investigate

To look into closely

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issue

Give something officially

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item

A brief piece of news