battle of Navarino

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Noun1.battle of Navarino - a decisive naval battle in the War of Greek Independence (1827)battle of Navarino - a decisive naval battle in the War of Greek Independence (1827); the Turkish and Egyptian fleet was defeated by an allied fleet of British and French and Russian warships
Ellas, Greece, Hellenic Republic - a republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula; known for grapes and olives and olive oil
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Gethin Matthews tells of the sea battle Navarino in 1827 which was commemorated in Welsh verse, while Beti Isabel Hughes recounts the loss of the cargo ship Mohegan and her master from Llyn, in 1898.

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