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Term Definition
abate to make or become less in amount or intensity
abnormal not normal
abrupt sudden or unexpeceted
accelerate to speed up or to cause to speed up
affliction the cause of serious pain and suffering or a state of such suffering
flabbergast to surprise or amaze people into a state of shock
grim gloomy,harsh,and frightening
incredulous not wiling to believe something
notify to let someone


Term defetion
civics The study of the rights and duties of citizens
citizen community members who owe loyalty to government and are entitled to protection from it
government the ruling authority for a community
public policy the course of action the government takes in response to an issue or problem
budget a plan for for making and spending money
dictatorship a government controlled by one person or a small group of people
democracy a government in witch citizens hold power to rule
direct democracy a form of democracy in witch the people vote firsthand
representative democracy a government in witch citizens choose a smaller group to govern on their behalf
majority rule political principle providing that majority of the members of community has the power to make laws binding upon all the people
naturalization a legal process to obtain citizenship
alien a noncitizion
immigrant a person who moves permanently to a new country
deport to spend an alien or immigrant back to his or her own country
migration a mass movement of people from one area to another
patriotism the love for one's country
terrorism the use of violence by groups against civilians to achieve a political goal

Lesson 3 Medical Terminology

Term Definition
cost- rib
-gram record
acro- extremities
rhexis break, burst
carcin- cancer
-penia decrease
gen- original, production
burso- sac
retr(o)- backwards
trip- rub, friction
strept- twist
-desis binding
mani- madness
glosso- tongue
-trophy development
supra- above
-ptosis falling
-dyn- pain
mast- breast
-rrhaphy suture
dent- teeth
cephal- head
auto- self
epi- upon
hydro- water

Canadian Provinces

Question Answer
Nova Scotia Halifax
Yukon Whitehorse
Prince Edward Island Charlottetown
Newfoundland and Labrador St. John's
Alberta Edmonton
British Columbia Victoria
Quebec Quebec
Ontario Toronto
Saskatchewan Regina
Manitoba Wennipeg
New Brunswick Fredericton
Northwest Territories Yellowknife
Nunavut Iqaluit

2017-2018 stems

Question Answer
anti against
com together
dis away
equi equal
mis bad
intra during
semi half
super over
archy government
itis infection
ician specialist
cise cut
bio life
logy science
cred believe
neo new
biblio book
spec look
hydro water
omni all
re again
neuro nerve
viv life
bene good
loco place
endo within
vita life
cogn know
mar sea
gamy marriage

Unit 1, Ch1 Rome/Byzantium

Term Definition
myth a story that is fact and fiction, for example Romulus and Remus is an example of this
interpret Historians do this to artifacts, tools, and clothing to understand how people lived in the past
reform changes made to improve a system or an organization like when Agustus reorganized the Roman military
capable having the skill or avility to do somehing great like building great monuments and roads
participate to take part in an event, like when the Roman soldiers invaded Spain
emphasize to show something is important; For example, the roman priests stressed the need to worship the gods

5 themes of geograph Claudia Maya per.4

Term Definition
place a particular position or point in space.
human environment interaction human environmental interactions can be defined as interactions between the human social system
location the action or process of placing someone or something in a particular position.
movement an act of changing physical location or position or of having this changed.

Vital Signs

Term Definition
Radial Pulse Pulse site on the wrist.
Cartoid Pulse Pulse found in cartoid artery in the neck.
Temporal Pulse Number of heart beats per minute
Pulse Rate Number of heart beats per minute
Pulse Rhythm Steadyness of pulse
Tachycardia Abnormally rapid heart rate.
Bradycardia Abnormally slow heart rate.
Arrythmia Irregular pattern of the heart rate
Inhalation Breathing in
Exhalation Phase of respiration when muscles relax and the air is moved out of the lungs.
Respiration Rate Number of breaths per minute
Tachypnea Abnormally rapid respiratory rate at rest
Bradypnea Abnormally slow respiratory rate.
Respiratory Rhythm Pattern of breaths.
Respiration Depth amount of air inhlaed or exhaled
Sphygmomanometer instrument used to measure blood pressure
Brachial Artery Main artery of the arm used to record blood pressure.
Antecubital Space Indented area inside of the elbow as the arm is stretched straight
Systolic Pressure created when heart contracts and forces blood through the arteries.
Diastolic Pressure Created as the arteries return ti their original state when the heart relaxes between contractions.
Hypertension Higher than normal blood pressure.
Hypotension lower than normal blood pressure

1.01 Cameron

Term Definition
Apply to bring or put
Verbal of or relating to words
Skills Talent
Obtain to come into possession of
Convey to give, communicate; impart; make known
Information knowledge communicated or received concerning a particular fact or circumstance
Communication Styles Assertive, Manipulative, Aggressive, Passive-Aggressive, Submissive.
Businesslike Manner they deal with things in an efficient way without wasting time.

Chapter 2

Term Definition
Fertile Crescent A region of rich farmland that curves from the Mediterranean Sea to the Persian Gulf centered on the area between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers.
Mesopotamia The area that lies between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers in Southwest Asia.
Ziggurat A Sumerian temple made of sun-dried brick that was dedicated to the chief god or goddess if a particular city-state.
City-state A political unit that includes a town or a city and the surrounding land controlled by it.
Polytheism The belief in many gods.
Dynasty A family of rulers whose right to rule is hereditary.
Cuneiform Sumerian writing.
Sargon King of Akkad in Mesopotamia: he is considered the founder of Mesopotamia and conquered many cities along the middle Euphrates to Northern Syria.
Hammurabi King of Babylonia: he was a brilliant military leader who brought all of Mesopotamia into the Babylonian Empire. He is known for his uniform code of 282 laws, the earliest known set of written laws.
Indo-Europeans A group of semi-nomadic people who migrated from southern Russia to the Indian subcontinent around 1700 BC.
Steppes Arid grasslands.
Nebuchadnezzar II Chaldean king of Babylon from 605 to 562 BC; he rebuilt Babylon into a beautiful city noted for its famed Hanging Gardens.
Judaism A monotheistic religion originating with the Israelites, tracing its origins to Abraham, and having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Hebrew Scriptures and the Talmud.
Torah The first five books of the Hebrew Bible; the most sacred texts of the Jewish faith.
Abraham According to the Bible, the originator of the Jewish line of descent; according to the Qu'ran, the ancestor of the Arabs; he held a deep devotion to and a great trust in the will of god.
Covenant A blinding agreement.
Patriarch An ancestral "father" of Judaism.
Moses Hebrew prophet and lawgiver; according to the Bible, he led the Hebrew people out of Egypt and back to Canaan in the Exodus. According the Bible, it was during this journey that he received the Ten Commandments from God.
Exodus The escape of the Hebrews from Egypt.
Diaspora The dispersal of the Jews from their homeland in Palestine during the 2,600 years that followed the destruction of the Solomon's Temple in Jerusalem in 586 BC by the Chaldeans.
Monotheism The belief in one god.
Cyrus the Great King of Persia and founder of the Persian Empire; he defeated the Median army and united the Persians and Medians under his rule.
Darius I King of Persia from 522 to 486 BC; he reorganized and strengthened the Persian Empire by reforming the army and the government.
Satrap Governors of ancient Persia.
Xerxes King of Persia; his armies invaded Greece but were eventually defeated by the Greeks.
Zoroaster Religious teacher and prophet of ancient Persia; he founded a religious known as Zoroastrianism based on the idea that people have free will and can act as they choose.
Dualism The belief that the world is controlled by two opposing forces, good and evil.