Definition of Battle of the somme

1. Noun. Battle of World War II (1944).

Exact synonyms: Somme, Somme River
Generic synonyms: Pitched Battle
Group relationships: Second World War, World War 2, World War Ii
Geographical relationships: France, French Republic



2. Noun. Battle in World War I (1916).
Exact synonyms: Somme, Somme River
Generic synonyms: Pitched Battle
Group relationships: First World War, Great War, War To End War, World War 1, World War I
Geographical relationships: France, French Republic

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Battle Of The Somme

Battle of Monmouth
Battle of Monmouth Court House
Battle of Naseby
Battle of Ontario
Battle of Pydna
Battle of Quebec
Battle of Ravenna
Battle of Rocroi
Battle of Wake
Battle of Wake Island
Battle of Waterloo
Battle of the Ardennes Bulge
Battle of the Bulge
Battle of the Little Bighorn
Battle of the Marne
Battle of the Somme
Battle of the Spanish Armada
Batum
Batumi
Baudelaire
Baudelairean
Baudelairian
Baudelocque's uterine circle
Baudrillardian
Bauer's chromic acid leucofuchsin stain
Bauer's syndrome
Bauhaus
Bauhin's gland

Literary usage of Battle of the somme

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1. History of the World War by Frank Herbert Simonds (1919)
"CHAPTER SEVEN THE battle of the somme—CONDITIONS OF THE CONTEST IA SUPREME TRAGEDY In the first four years of the war on the western front, the great Battle ..."

2. A Brief History of the Great War by Carlton Joseph Huntley Hayes (1920)
"During the long pause, lasting through the entire month of August, in which the Anglo-French drive came practically to battle of the somme a standstill, ..."

3. The Great War by George Henry Allen, Henry C. Whitehead, French Ensor Chadwick (1919)
"CHAPTER XII THE battle of the somme The difficulties of the Allies and the need of closer cooperation. First joint war council of the Allies in Paris, ..."

4. The New York Times Current History (1917)
"и CURRENT HISTORY: A Monthly Magazine of The New York Times battle of the somme: southern border of the Rumanian province of Dobrudja. The Danube River is, ..."

5. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Edward Aloysius Pace (1922)
"In the first fortnight of the battle of the Somme they advanced three miles and took 10000 prisoners. In the second phase of the battle they joined the ..."

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