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Underground Railroad, the

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishUnderground Railroad, thethe Underground RailroadˌUnderground ˈRailroad, the  a group of people in the US who illegally helped slaves to become free by helping them to escape to the northern US and Canada, in the period before the civil war. One of its best-known members was Harriet tubman.
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