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Overview of noun vicksburg

The noun vicksburg has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. Vicksburg

(a town in western Mississippi on bluffs above the Mississippi River to the 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)

2. Vicksburg, siege of Vicksburg

(a decisive battle in the American Civil War (1863); after being besieged for nearly seven weeks the Confederates surrendered) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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