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Synonyms of petersburg

Noun


1. Petersburg

usage: a town in southeastern Virginia (south of Richmond); scene of heavy fighting during the American Civil War

2. Petersburg, Petersburg Campaign

usage: the final campaign of the American Civil War (1864-65); Union forces under Grant besieged and finally defeated Confederate forces under Lee

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