Sepoy Rebellion


noun

a revolt of the sepoy troops in British India (1857–59), resulting in the transfer of the administration of India from the East India Company to the crown.
Also called Sepoy Mutiny, Indian Mutiny.
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Sepoy Rebellion

Sepoy Mutiny


noun

the Indian Mutiny of 1857–58
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