Definition of Glencoe, Massacre of in English:

Glencoe, Massacre of

Line breaks: Mas|sacre of Glen|coe
Pronunciation: /glɛnˈkəʊ
 
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  • A massacre in 1692 of members of the Jacobite MacDonald clan by Campbell soldiers, which took place near Glencoe in the Scottish Highlands.

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