Bannockburn

[ ban-uhk-burn, ban-uhk-burn ]
/ ˈbæn əkˌbɜrn, ˌbæn əkˈbɜrn /

noun

a village in central Scotland: site of the victory (1314) of the Scots under Robert the Bruce over the English, which assured the independence of Scotland.

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Bannockburn
/ (ˈbænəkˌbɜːn) /

noun

a village in central Scotland, south of Stirling: nearby is the site of a victory (1314) of the Scots, led by Robert the Bruce, over the English. Pop: 7396 (2001)
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