meaning of battle of plassey

battle of plassey meaning in General Dictionary

the victory in 1757 by the British under Clive over Siraj-ud-daula that founded Brit supremacy over Bengal

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A great struggle took place on the centenary of the battle of Plassey (June 23), and another on the 25th of August; but on both occasions the mutineers were repulsed with heavy loss.

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