Westward Expansion: Crash Course US History #24 vocabulary
Flashcard maker : Pat Coker
(of human races, animals, and plants) inhabiting or existing in a land from the earliest times or from before the arrival of colonists; indigenous.
In agriculture, agribusiness is the business of agricultural production. It includes crop production, seed supply, agrichemicals, farm machinery, distribution, processing, marketing, and retail sales. …
A small, typically round cake of bread leavened with baking powder, baking soda, or sometimes yeast.
A young bovine animal, especially a domestic cow or bull in its first year.
(cavalryman) a soldier in a motorized army unit
A person appointed to a role on or by a commission.
The state of being harmed or damaged.
by dint of
by means of
Infection of the intestines resulting in severe diarrhea with the presence of blood and mucus in the feces.
A condition in which the air sacs of the lungs are damaged and enlarged, causing breathlessness.
The characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as manifested in its beliefs and aspirations.
Encourage or promote the development of (something, typically something regarded as good).
The deliberate killing of a large group of people, especially those of a particular ethnic group or nation.
A man who carries a gun and shoots well.
a distinctive feature, especially one of excellence.
Life as a settler on a homestead.
Of vital importance; crucial.
Originating or occurring naturally in a particular place; native.
Supplying dry land with water by means of ditches etc
A collection of myths, especially one belonging to a particular religious or cultural tradition.
Causing trouble; annoying.
A person who owns or runs a ranch.
The opinion generally held of someone or something; the state of being generally regarded in a particular way.
A seat fastened on the back of a horse or other animal for riding, typically made of leather and raised at the front and rear.
An individual animal, plant, piece of a mineral, etc., used as an example of its species or type for scientific study or display.
Overcome, quieten, or bring under control (a feeling or person).
Bring under domination or control, especially by conquest.
With concise and precise brevity; to the point; \”Please state your case as succinctly as possible\”; \”he wrote compactly but clearly\”
Not domesticated or otherwise controlled.