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  1. Jameson Raid

    • IPA[ˈdʒeɪms(ə)n]


    • ph.
      an abortive raid into Boer territory made in 1895–6 by pro-British extremists led by Dr L. S. Jameson (1853–1917) in an attempt to incite an uprising among recent, non-Boer immigrants. The raid contributed to the eventual outbreak of the Second Boer War.