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Overview of noun yorktown

The noun yorktown has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. Yorktown

(a historic village in southeastern Virginia to the north of Newport News; site of the last battle of the American Revolution)

2. Yorktown, siege of Yorktown

(in 1781 the British under Cornwallis surrendered after a siege of three weeks by American and French troops; the surrender ended the American Revolution) © 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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