Cultural Artifacts

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  1. arcane
    (adj) known or understoof by only a few
  2. assimilate
    (v) to absorb or become absorbed; to make or become similar
  3. autonomy
    (n) independence; self-determination
  4. cosmopolitan
    (adj) worldly; widely sophisticated
  5. derivative
    (n) something that comes from another source
  6. esoteric
    (adj) intended for or understood by only a small group
  7. gaffe
    (n) a clumsy social error
  8. idiosyncracy
    (n) character peculiar to an individual or group
  9. insular
    (adj) isolated
  10. orthodox
    (adj) adhering to the traditional and established; especially in religion
  11. potentate
    (n) one who has the power and position to rule over others; monarch
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Cultural Artifacts
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