Meaning of “Declaration of Independence” in the English Dictionary


"Declaration of Independence" in American English

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Declaration of Independencenoun [ 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)