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Teu·to·bur·ger Wald(to͞o′tə-bûr′gər wôld′, toi′tō-bo͝or′gər vält′)
A range of wooded hills in northwest Germany between the upper Ems and Weser Rivers. It was the site of a victory by Arminius over Roman legions in ad 9.
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Teutoburger Wald(German ˈtɔytobʊrɡər valt)
(Placename) a low wooded mountain range in N Germany: possible site of the annihilation of three Roman legions by Germans under Arminius in 9 ad
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|Noun||1.||Teutoburger Wald - a battle in 9 AD in which the Germans under Arminius annihilated three Roman Legions|
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