Definition of Navarino, Battle of in English:

Navarino, Battle of

Syllabification: Nav·a·ri·no, Bat·tle of
Pronunciation: /ˌnavəˈrēnō
 
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A decisive naval battle in the Greek struggle for independence from the Ottoman Empire, fought in 1827 in the Bay of Navarino off Pylos in Peloponnesus. Britain, Russia, and France sent a combined fleet that destroyed the Egyptian and Turkish fleet.

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