battle of Saratoga

noun
a battle during the American Revolution (1777); the British under Burgoyne were defeated
Syn: ↑Saratoga
Regions: ↑New York, ↑New York State, ↑Empire State, ↑NY
Instance Hypernyms: ↑pitched battle

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