South Carolina Glossary

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y
Map of Madagascar in green and light yellow


(noun) - a small island off the southeast coast of Africa, thought by some to be the origin of rice culture in the Carolinas

Discus Resources

different ears of corn in shades of red, black, gold, and light yellow


(noun) - corn

Discus Resources

black mosquito on person's skin


(noun) - an illness caused by the bite of a parasite carrying mosquito. It causes intermittent and violent fevers, which can lead to death.

Discus Resources

Large white squarish house with black shutters with the American and SC flags in between two windows


(noun) - a large house


yellow and silver machinery


(noun) - the use of machines, tools, and labor to make things for use or sale

Discus Resources

a yellowed map with different areas outlined in yellow, blue, and red


(noun) - a graphic representation of a portion of Earth that is usually drawn to scale on a flat surface

Discus Resources

Large circular fences in the blue water


(noun) - the cultivation of fish or other marine life for food


Discus Resources

grassy land and trees in shallow brown water during daytime


(noun) - an area of land that is often underwater or is mostly shallow water.

Discus Resources

brown sack tied with light string

mattress tick

(noun) - a cloth sack filled with straw, feathers, or cornhusks and used to sleep on


A smiling Steve Benjamin wearing a dark blue pinstripe suit and red necktie


(noun) - the leader of a city or municipality

Discus Resources

Seasoned brussels sprouts, carrots, and zucchini


(noun) - a diverse assortment or mixture


Map of South Carolina with the center counties in red


(noun) - a geographic and cultural region located in the middle of South Carolina


Map of the world with blue, red, magenta, yellow, teal, and green arrows pointing to different countries


(noun) - the act or process of people moving from one place to another with the intent of staying at the destination permanently or for a relatively long period of time.

Discus Resources

Three men with green, yellow, and red clothing.


(noun) - civilians trained as soldiers but not part of the regular army

Discus Resources

A group of children in a factory


(noun) - a machine used to break a solid material into smaller pieces. Also, a mill is a factory with facilities for manufacturing.

Discus Resources

amber colored gem embedded in brown and black rock


(noun) - an inorganic material formed by geological processes in the earth

Discus Resources

tan shoes with a woven pattern in the front in white, black, green, red, blue, yellow, and brown.


(noun) - a Native American shoe, usually made of deerskin

Discus Resources

gray mountain with a picture etched into it


(noun) - a hill or mountain standing isolated above a predominately flat plain

Discus Resources

A golden lion and a white unicorn with a golden mane and tail hold up a crest with a gold and red crown with a tiny golden lion at the top of the crown


(noun) - government in which political power is exercised by a single ruler under the claim of divine or hereditary right

Discus Resources

A blackish brown mule with green and white bags on it's back


(noun) - the offspring of a male donkey and a female horse

Discus Resources


(noun) - an open rebellion against a constituted authority

Discus Resources