Definition of Marengo, Battle of in English:

Marengo, Battle of

Line breaks: Bat¦tle of Ma|rengo

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  • A decisive French victory of Napoleon’s campaign in Italy in 1800, close to the village of Marengo, near Turin. Napoleon crossed the Alps to defeat and capture an Austrian army, a victory which led to Italy returning to French control.

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody