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    balsam

    a substance like oil that comes from plants. It has a strong smell and is used in medicines and...

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    masjid

    a Muslim name for a mosque

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    forceps

    a medical tool with two long narrow parts, used for holding things during medical operations

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    hussar

    a soldier in a European cavalry (=group that rides horses)

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    the outback

    the large areas of land in Australia that are not used for growing crops and are far away from...

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    piton

    a piece of metal that you fix into rock to hold a rope when you are climbing

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    matriarch

    a female leader of a family or community

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    prose

    written language in its ordinary form, as opposed to poetry

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    Hogmanay

    in Scotland, the evening of 31st December and the celebrations that happen at that time

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