Vimy Ridge

geographical name Vi·my Ridge \ ˈvē-mē , vi-ˈmē \

Definition of Vimy Ridge

ridge near Vimy commune (population 4345) in northern France north of Arras
Note: During World War I, Vimy Ridge was captured by Canadian military forces with heavy casualties.

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