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Wounded Knee, Battle of

Syllabification: Wound·ed Knee, Bat·tle of
Pronunciation: /ˈwo͞ondid ˈnē
 
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Definition of Wounded Knee, Battle of in English:

The last major confrontation (1890) between the US Army and American Indians, at the village of Wounded Knee on a reservation in South Dakota. More than 150 largely unarmed Sioux men, women, and children were massacred.

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