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St. Valentine's Day Massacre Syllabification: St. Val·en·tine's Day Mas·sa·cre

Definition of St. Valentine's Day Massacre in English:

The shooting on February 14, 1929, of seven members of the rival “Bugsy” Moran’s gang by some of Al Capone’s men disguised as policemen.

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