Definition of britain:
Synonyms for britain:
Hitherto they had been, as it were, prisoners on capitulation, neutral spectators of the quarrel between their British conquerors and the Indians; but now their allegiance was transferred from the crown of France to that of Britain, and they were subjects of the English king.- "The Conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian War after the Conquest of Canada", Francis Parkman.
- "The American Empire", Scott Nearing.
- "The Diplomatic Correspondence of the American Revolution, Vol. IX", Various.