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Corbin, Margaret

Syllabification: Cor·bin, Margaret
Pronunciation: /ˈkôrbin
 
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Definition of Corbin, Margaret in English:

( 1751–1800), American Revolution heroine; born Margaret Cochran. After her husband’s death in the attack on Fort Washington in New York in 1776, she took his place at his cannon until becoming severely wounded. She was the first woman to be pensioned by the US government.

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