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  Definition of Ypres
  1. battle in World War I (1914); heavy but indecisive fighting as the Allies and the Germans both tried to break through the lines of the others
  2. battle in World War I (1915); Germans wanted to try chlorine (a toxic yellow gas) as a weapon and succeeded in taking considerable territory from the Allied salient
  3. battle in World War I (1917); an Allied offensive which eventually failed because tanks bogged down in the waterlogged soil of Flanders; Germans introduced mustard gas which interfered with the Allied artillery
Similar Words: battle of Ypres, first battle of Ypres, second battle of Ypres, third battle of Ypres

 

Part Meronyms: World War I, World War 1, Great War, First World War, War to End War

 

 
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