battle of Cowpens

noun
battle in the American Revolution; Americans under Daniel Morgan defeated the British
Syn: ↑Cowpens
Regions: ↑South Carolina, ↑Palmetto State, ↑SC
Instance Hypernyms: ↑pitched battle

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