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A marshy tract in southwest England where the forces of James II defeated the Duke of Monmouth (July 6, 1685).
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(Placename) a low-lying plain in SW England, in central Somerset: scene of the defeat (1685) of the Duke of Monmouth
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a plain in SW England, in Somerset.
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