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Ar′gonne For′est(ˈɑr gɒn, ɑrˈgɒn)
a wooded region in NE France: battles, World War I, 1918; World War II, 1944.Also called Ar•gonne′.
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|Noun||1.||Argonne Forest - an American operation in World War I (1918); American troops under Pershing drove back the German armies which were saved only by the armistice on November 11|
battle of St Mihiel, Saint-Mihiel, St Mihiel - a battle in the Meuse-Argonne operation in World War I (1918); the battle in which American troops launched their first offensive in France
First World War, Great War, War to End War, World War 1, World War I - 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