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an unsuccessful plot to kill King James I and the assembled Lords and Commons by blowing up Parliament, November 5, 1605, in revenge for the laws against Roman Catholics. Cf. Guy Fawkes Day.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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