Indian Mutiny(redirected from Indian Rebellion of 1857)
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(Historical Terms) a revolt of Indian troops (1857–59) that led to the transfer of the administration of India from the East India Company to the British Crown
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|Noun||1.||Indian Mutiny - discontent with British administration in India led to numerous mutinies in 1857 and 1858; the revolt was put down after several battles and sieges (notably the siege at Lucknow)|