Definition of Glencoe, Massacre of in English:

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Glencoe, Massacre of

Pronunciation: /ɡlɛnˈkəʊ/
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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