Chapter 9 Vocabulary

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Great Walla long wall running east and west along its empires northern border
standardize one system of weights and measures, one system of money, the same written language, the same laws
Legalismexcessive adherence to law or formula
censorto ban
officialrelating to an authority or public body and its duties, actions, and responsibilities
civil servicea system of government employees mainly selected for their skills and knowledge
silk roada network of trade routes that crossed Asia, connecting china to Central and Southwest China
envoyrepresentatives of the emperor
cuisinethe style of cooking
monopolywhen a single group controls the production of a good or service
calligrapherthe art of beautiful writing
lacquera protective coating made from the sap of a special tree
acupuncturea therapy that uses needles to cure sickness and stop pain
seismometera tool to detect earthquakes