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A city of southeast Tennessee on the Georgia border southeast of Nashville. A major rail junction and port of entry on the Tennessee River, it was strategically important during the Civil War and was finally taken by Union forces in November 1863.
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(Placename) a city in SE Tennessee, on the Tennessee River: scene of two battles during the Civil War, in which the North defeated the Confederates, cleared Tennessee, and opened the way to Georgia (1863). Pop: 154 887 (2003 est)
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a city in SE Tennessee, on the Tennessee River. 159,425.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Chattanooga - a city in eastern TennesseeChattanooga - a city in eastern Tennessee    
Tennessee, TN, Volunteer State - a state in east central United States
2.Chattanooga - in the American Civil War (1863) the Union armies of Hooker, Thomas, and Sherman under the command of Ulysses S. Grant won a decisive victory over the Confederate Army under Braxton Bragg
American Civil War, United States Civil War, War between the States - civil war in the United States between the North and the South; 1861-1865
Tennessee, TN, Volunteer State - a state in east central United States
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That's the way the Chattanooga Coal and Iron Company was swallowed up by the trust in the last panic.
In Chattanooga, Tenn., for example, there was present at the mass-meeting an audience of not less than three thousand persons, and I was informed that eight hundred of these were white.
He's earned the reputation of the "underground mayor of Chattanooga" for doing just that.
The move will see the German manufacturer spend some PS623m as part of ambitious plans to sell more than one million EVs each year by 2025, using an existing factory in Chattanooga, Tennessee, to build some of its next generation of electric cars.
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