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Definition 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 - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for ypres in the sense of this definition

(ypres is an instance of ...) a fierce battle fought in close combat between troops in predetermined positions at a chosen time and place

(... is part of ypres) a war between the allies (Russia, France, British Empire, Italy, United States, Japan, Rumania, Serbia, Belgium, Greece, Portugal, Montenegro) and the Central Powers (Germany, Austria-Hungary, Turkey, Bulgaria) from 1914 to 1918

(ypres belongs to a domain located in ...) a monarchy in northwestern Europe; headquarters for the European Union and for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Definition 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 - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for ypres in the sense of this definition

(ypres is an instance of ...) a fierce battle fought in close combat between troops in predetermined positions at a chosen time and place

(... is part of ypres) a war between the allies (Russia, France, British Empire, Italy, United States, Japan, Rumania, Serbia, Belgium, Greece, Portugal, Montenegro) and the Central Powers (Germany, Austria-Hungary, Turkey, Bulgaria) from 1914 to 1918

(ypres belongs to a domain located in ...) a monarchy in northwestern Europe; headquarters for the European Union and for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Definition 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 - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for ypres in the sense of this definition

(ypres is an instance of ...) a fierce battle fought in close combat between troops in predetermined positions at a chosen time and place

(... is part of ypres) a war between the allies (Russia, France, British Empire, Italy, United States, Japan, Rumania, Serbia, Belgium, Greece, Portugal, Montenegro) and the Central Powers (Germany, Austria-Hungary, Turkey, Bulgaria) from 1914 to 1918

(ypres belongs to a domain located in ...) a monarchy in northwestern Europe; headquarters for the European Union and for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization

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