Passchendaele

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geographical name Pas·schen·dae·le \ˈpä-sən-ˌdä-lə\
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Passendale

Definition of Passchendaele

  1. village near Ypres in northwestern Belgium population 2928 Passchendaele was the site of one of World War I's longest and bloodiest battles, which ended in an Allied victory.


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