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mutiny
used in Gulliver's Travels

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open rebellion against authority — especially by seamen or soldiers against their officers
  • If any town should engage in rebellion or mutiny, fall into violent factions, or refuse to pay the usual tribute, the king has two methods of reducing them to obedience.
    Part 3 — A Voyage to Laputa, Balnibarbi, .... (28% in)

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