Definition of Attucks, Crispus in English:

Attucks, Crispus

Syllabification: At·tucks, Crispus
Pronunciation: /ˈatəks
 
/
( C.1723–70), American revolutionary. Believed to have been either an escaped or freed slave, he was one of five colonists killed by British soldiers in the Boston Massacre on March 5, 1770.

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