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leaguer

noun

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the cutting off of an area by military means to stop the flow of people or supplies
  • Germany's abandonment of the leaguer of Stalingrad is seen as a major turning point of World War II

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leaguer

verb
archaic

Synonyms & Antonyms of leaguer (Entry 2 of 2)

to surround (as a fortified place) with armed forces for the purpose of capturing or preventing commerce and communication
  • an impregnable fortress that not even the mightiest army on earth would venture to leaguer

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“Leaguer.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/leaguer. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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