Definition of Passchendaele, Battle of in English:

Passchendaele, Battle of

Line breaks: Bat¦tle of Pas|schen|daele
Pronunciation: /ˈpaʃ(ə)ndeɪl
 
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(also Passendale)
A prolonged episode of trench warfare involving appalling loss of life during the First World War in 1917, near the village of Passchendaele in western Belgium. It is also known as the third Battle of Ypres.

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