HyperDic: battle_of_sempach

English > 1 sense of the expression battle of Sempach:
NOUNactbattle of Sempach, Sempachthe Swiss Confederation escaped Hapsburg domination by their victory in 1386
English > battle of Sempach: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningThe Swiss Confederation escaped Hapsburg domination by their victory in 1386.
SynonymSempach
Instance ofpitched battleA fierce battle fought in close combat between troops in predetermined positions at a chosen time and place
RegionSwitzerland, Swiss Confederation, Suisse, Schweiz, SvizzeraA landlocked federal republic in central Europe
Spanishbatacha de Sempatch, batalla de Sempach, Sempach, Sempatch

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