Definition of Aberfan in English:


Line breaks: Aber|fan
Pronunciation: /ˌabəˈvan/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

A village in South Wales where, in 1966, a slag heap collapsed, overwhelming houses and a school and killing 28 adults and 116 children.

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