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English definition of “Declaration of Independence”

Declaration of Independence

noun [C usually sing]  /ˌdek·ləˈreɪ·ʃən əv ˌɪn·dɪˈpen·dəns/
US history a document claiming freedom for the United States from political control by Britain on July 4, 1776
(Definition of Declaration of Independence from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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