HyperDic: battle_of_chattanooga

English > 1 sense of the expression battle of Chattanooga:
NOUNactbattle of Chattanooga, 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
English > battle of Chattanooga: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningIn 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.
SynonymChattanooga
Instance ofpitched battleA fierce battle fought in close combat between troops in predetermined positions at a chosen time and place
Part ofAmerican Civil War, United States Civil War, War between the Statescivil war in the United States between the North and the South
RegionTennessee, Volunteer State, TN, Tenn.A state in east central United States
Spanishbatalla de Chatanooga, Chatanooga, Chattanooga

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