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Wounded Knee Syllabification: Wound·ed Knee
Pronunciation: /ˌwo͞ondid ˈnē/

Definition of Wounded Knee in English:

A village in southwestern South Dakota, in the Pine Ridge Indian reservation, the site of an 1890 massacre and 1973 demonstrations.

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