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Borodino, Battle of

Syllabification: Bo·ro·di·no, Battle of
Pronunciation: /ˌbôrəˈdēnō
 
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Definition of Borodino, Battle of in English:

A battle in 1812 at Borodino, a village about 110 km (70 miles) west of Moscow, at which Napoleon’s forces defeated the Russian army.

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