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Hillary Clinton Gives A Roaring Victory Speech After Clinching The Democratic Nomination

Hillary Clinton declared her campaign for the Democratic nomination a success and an achievement to inspire women around the world Tuesday night in a triumphant victory speech.

Clinton, who clinched the Democratic nomination on Monday according to an Associated Press tally of delegates, addressed supporters in Brooklyn amid the final major primary night of the 2016 election cycle.

"We are all standing under a glass ceiling right now. But don't worry. We're not smashing this one. Thanks to you, we've reached a milestone," Clinton said. "For the first time in our nation's history, a woman will be a major party's nominee."

See key moments from Clinton's big night:

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BROOKLYN, NY - JUNE 7: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greets supporters on her way to arrive onstage during a primary night rally at the Duggal Greenhouse in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, June 7, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Clinton has secured enough delegates and commitments from superdelegates to become the Democratic Party's presumptive presidential nominee. She will become the first woman in U.S. history to secure the presidential nomination of one of the country's two major political parties. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
BROOKLYN, NY - JUNE 7: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greets supporters on her way to arrive onstage during a primary night rally at the Duggal Greenhouse in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, June 7, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Clinton has secured enough delegates and commitments from superdelegates to become the Democratic Party's presumptive presidential nominee. She will become the first woman in U.S. history to secure the presidential nomination of one of the country's two major political parties. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during her California primary night rally held in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S., June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during her California primary night rally held in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S., June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton arrives to speak during her California primary night rally held in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S., June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton hugs her husband former President Bill Clinton while speaking during her California primary night rally held in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S., June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during her California primary night rally held in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S., June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
Supporters gather to hear Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speak during her California primary night rally held in the Brooklyn borough of New York, U.S. June 7, 2016. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton acknowledges celebratory cheers from the crowd during her primary night event at the Duggal Greenhouse, Brooklyn Navy Yard, June 7, 2016 in New York. Hillary Clinton hailed a historical 'milestone' for women as she claimed victory over rival Bernie Sanders in the Democratic White House nomination race. 'Thanks to you, we've reached a milestone,' she told cheering supporters at a rally in New York. 'The first time in our nation's history that a woman will be a major party's nominee.' / AFP / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton stands on stage with husband, former US president Bill Clinton during her primary night event at the Duggal Greenhouse, Brooklyn Navy Yard, June 7, 2016 in New York. Hillary Clinton hailed a historical 'milestone' for women as she claimed victory over rival Bernie Sanders in the Democratic White House nomination race. 'Thanks to you, we've reached a milestone,' she told cheering supporters at a rally in New York. 'The first time in our nation's history that a woman will be a major party's nominee.' / AFP / TIMOTHY A. CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
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In a campaign video aired during Tuesday's event at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, the former secretary of state championed the historic nature of her nomination.

"Think of the suffragists who gathered at Seneca Falls in 1848 and those who kept fighting until women could cast their votes," Clinton said.

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She also took sharp aim at her presumptive general election rival, Donald Trump, calling him "temperamentally unfit" to serve as president once again.

Clinton she also slammed his famous "Make America Great Again" slogan.

"That is code for, 'Let's take America backwards.'"

Watch highlights from the speech above.

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