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A city of central Germany southwest of Leipzig. Napoleon I decisively defeated the Prussians here on October 14, 1806.
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(Placename) a city in E central Germany, in Thuringia: university (1558), at which Hegel and Schiller taught; site of the battle (1806) in which Napoleon Bonaparte defeated the Prussians; optical and precision instrument industry. Pop: 102 634 (2003 est)
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a city in central Germany: Napoleon decisively defeated the Prussians here in 1806. 108,010.
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|Noun||1.||Jena - the battle in 1806 in which Napoleon decisively defeated the Prussians|
Napoleonic Wars - a series of wars fought between France (led by Napoleon Bonaparte) and alliances involving England and Prussia and Russia and Austria at different times; 1799-1815
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