Lexington and Concord

noun
the first battle of the American Revolution (April 19, 1775)
Syn: ↑Lexington, ↑Concord
Regions: ↑Massachusetts, ↑Bay State, ↑Old Colony, ↑MA
Instance Hypernyms: ↑pitched battle

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