1. (noun) The illegal market for goods and services that are price regulated, rationed, or restricted; 2. (noun) The location where illegal buying and selling occurs.
(noun) Intervention by a third party in a situation involving assault, discrimination, or harassment.
(noun) A tendency (either known or unknown) to prefer one thing over another that prevents objectivity, that influences understanding or outcomes in some way.
(noun) A woman about to be married or who is recently married.
(noun) An act of terrorism using biological weapons.
(noun) In reference to kinship, it is the distinction between the father’s and mother’s sides of the family.
(noun) Tracing an individual’s descent through the father’s male line and the mother’s female line.
(noun) When a married couple lives with or near either spouses’ family or alternates between families.
1. (noun) A male sibling; 2. (noun) A male member of a group such as a fraternity or religion.
(noun) Tracing an individual’s descent simultaneously through the father’s and mother’s line, where all ancestors by blood (consanguinity) are considered related.
(noun) Emotional, physical, romantic, or sexual attraction to members of the same and opposite sex based on a binary of female and male.
(noun) Money or property given to the family of the bride either by the groom or on his behalf.
(noun) A family consisting of two or more adult partners and their children together with their children from previous relationships either living with them or nearby.
(noun) A theory stating all social phenomena have a biological explanation.
(noun) The theory that all social phenomena are determined by biological factors such as genetics, not social or cultural influences.
(noun) An individual who engages in manual labor, such as a construction worker or factory worker and is typically an hourly wage earner.
(noun) A suburb from which large amounts of workers commute.
(adjective) Relating to manual work or workers; working class.
(noun) How an individual or group acts or conducts themselves when interacting with another individual, group, or event.
1. (verb) The exchange of a good or service for another good or service without using money; 2. (noun) The act or process of bartering.