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1. battle of plassey, plassey

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

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a village in NE India, in W Bengal: scene of Clive's victory (1757) over Siraj-ud-daula, which established British supremacy over India

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village in West Bengal, India, north of Calcutta (now called Kolkata): scene of a decisive victory (1757) by which the British established their rule in India

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