Glossary of Terms: Becoming Minnesotan

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Definition
interrogation

Noun: The act of questioning someone, especially in an aggressive manner.

interscholastic

Adjective: Involving two or more schools.

interval

Noun: A period of time.

intervene

Verb: To come between; to get involved. (intervenes, intervening, intervened)

intimidated

Adjective:  Made timid or fearful.

invade

Verb:  To enter by force in order to conquer.  (invades, invading, invaded)

invasion

Noun:  A military action in which the army of one country enters another country with the purpose of conquering the area or changing the established government there.

invest

Verb:  To put money, time, or energy into something, especially for some benefit or purpose.

involved

Adjective:  Complicated.

involvement

Noun:  The act or engaging or including thoroughly or the state of being engaged or included.

irate

Adjective: Very angry.

Islam

Noun:  A monotheistic religion that originated with the teachings of the Prophet Muhammad having the same roots as Christianity and Judaism; its revelatory scripture is the Qur'an; its followers are Muslim.

Islamic

Adjective:  Pertaining to the religion of Islam, a monotheistic religion that originated with the teachings of the Prophet Muhammad having the same roots as Christianity and Judaism.

isolate

Verb:  To set apart or cut off from others.  (isolates, isolating, isolated)

isolation

Noun:  A state of being separated from the larger group.

issue

Noun:  Debate; controversy; problem.

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