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Chantries

Chantries An endowment to cover expenses for the saying of masses and prayers, usually for the soul of the founder of the endowment.
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Clergy

Clergy A member of the clergy is someone who has been ordained by a religious denomination. Eg vicar, priest
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Communication Trench

Communication Trench The communication trenches were used to move between the front and rear trenches. They were also used to transport injured men to the field hospitals.
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Danelaw

Danelaw Laws established by the Danish invaders and settlers in the North of England in the ninth and tenth centuries.
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Axis

Axis The alliance of Germany and Italy in 1936, later including Japan and other nations, that opposed the Allies in World War II.
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Democracy

Democracy A form of government where all eligible people have a say. This is done by voting on an issue directly or voting to elect a representative to make those de
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