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Valley Forge Line breaks: Val¦ley Forge
Pronunciation: /valiˈfɔːdʒ/

Definition of Valley Forge in English:

The site on the Schuylkill River in Pennsylvania, about 32 km (20 miles) to the north-west of Philadelphia, where George Washington’s Continental Army spent the winter of 1777-8 in conditions of extreme hardship.

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