Definition of Winter War in English:

Winter War

Line breaks: Win¦ter War

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  • The war between the USSR and Finland in 1939–40. Heavily outnumbered by invading Soviet troops, the Finns were defeated and forced to cede western Karelia to the Soviet Union. Also called Russo-Finnish War.

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