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ambuscade

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a setup in which hidden attackers lie in wait
  • warned by one of their scouts of an Apache ambuscade, the Comanches took a different path through the mountains
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ambuscade

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to lie in wait for and attack by surprise
  • marching to the rescue of the beseiged Fort Stanwix, 800 colonial militiamen were ambuscaded by a force of Loyalist troops and their Native American allies
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