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Quakers . . . forbid any act that acknowledged the right of slavery. Quaker meetings in western New York advised [Quakers] not to use any product â€" no cotton cloth, no white sugar â€" made with the unpaid labor of slaves. Good Quakers used maple sugar in their coffee. - Christopher Densmore, Historian

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Word Lists:

Forbid : refuse to allow (something)

Slave : a person who is the legal property of another and is forced to obey them.

Acknowledge : accept or admit the existence or truth of

Product : an article or substance that is manufactured or refined for sale

Labor : work, especially hard physical work

Advise : offer suggestions about the best course of action to someone

Right : morally good, justified, or acceptable

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Additional Information:

Rating: A

Words: 49

Unique Words : 40

Sentences : 5

Reading Time : 0:13

Noun : 27

Conjunction : 1

Adverb : 1

Interjection : 0

Adjective : 6

Pronoun : 1

Verb : 5

Preposition : 6

Letter Count : 245

Sentiment : Positive

Tone : Formal

Difficult Words : 20

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