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Glorious Revolution British & World English

The events (1688-9) that led to the replacement, in 1689, of James II by his daughter Mary II and her husband William of Orange (who became William III) as joint monarchs. The bloodless ‘revolution’ greatly enhanced the constitutional powers of Parliament, with William and Mary’s acceptance of the conditions laid down in the Bill of Rights

Glorious Revolution, the New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

replacement of James II by Mary II and her husband William of Orange in 1689