HyperDic: american_civil_war

English > 1 sense of the expression American Civil War:
NOUNactAmerican Civil War, United States Civil War, War between the Statescivil war in the United States between the North and the South
English > American Civil War: 1 sense > noun 1, act
Meaningcivil war in the United States between the North and the South; 1861-1865 .
SynonymsUnited States Civil War, War between the States
Instance ofcivil warA war between factions in the same country
PartsAtlanta, battle of AtlantaA siege in which Federal troops / troops under Sherman cut off the railroads supplying the city and then burned it
Bull Run, Battle of Bull RunEither of two battles during the American Civil War (1861 and 1862)
ChancellorsvilleA major battle in the American Civil War (1863)
Chattanooga, battle of ChattanoogaIn the American Civil War (1863) the Union armies of Hooker, Thomas, and Sherman under the command of Ulysses S. Grant won a decisive victory over the Confederate Army under Braxton Bragg
Chickamauga, battle of ChickamaugaA Confederate victory in the American Civil War (1863)
Fredericksburg, Battle of FredericksburgAn important battle in the American Civil War (1862)
Gettysburg, Battle of GettysburgA battle of the American Civil War (1863)
Hampton RoadsA naval battle of the American Civil War (1862)
Kennesaw Mountainbattle of the American Civil War (1864)
Petersburg, Petersburg CampaignThe final campaign of the American Civil War (1864-65)
Shiloh, battle of Shiloh, battle of Pittsburgh LandingThe second great battle of the American Civil War (1862)
Vicksburg, siege of VicksburgA decisive battle in the American Civil War (1863)
Wilderness CampaignAmerican Civil War
RegionUnited States, United States of America, America, the States, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean
SpanishGuerra Civil Estadounidense, Guerra de Secesión, Guerra de Suceción
CatalanGuerra Civil dels Estats Units

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