Mary II


noun

1662–94, queen of England 1689–94: joint ruler with her husband William III (daughter of James II).

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Mary II

noun

1662–94, queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland (1689–94), ruling jointly with her husband William III. They were offered the crown by parliament, which objected to the arbitrary rule of her father James II
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