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Meaning of VICKSBURG

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a decisive battle in the American Civil War (1863); after being besieged for nearly seven weeks the Confederates surrendered
  2. [n]  a town in western Mississippi on bluffs above the Mississippi River west of Jackson; focus of an important campaign during the American Civil War as the Union fought to control the Mississippi River and so to cut the Confederacy into two halves
 

VICKSBURG is a 9 letter word that starts with V.

 

 Synonyms: siege of Vicksburg
 
 See Also: American Civil War, beleaguering, besieging, Magnolia State, Magnolia State, military blockade, Mississippi, Mississippi, MS, MS, siege, town, War between the States

 

 

 

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