HyperDic: chickamauga

English > 1 sense of the word Chickamauga:
NOUNactChickamauga, battle of Chickamaugaa Confederate victory in the American Civil War (1863)
English > Chickamauga: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningA Confederate victory in the American Civil War (1863); Confederate forces under Braxton Bragg defeated Union forces.
Synonymbattle of Chickamauga
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
RegionAlabama, Heart of Dixie, Camellia State, AL, Ala.A state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico
Spanishbatalla de Chickamauga, Chickamauga

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