from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An ancient city of eastern Greece. Philip of Macedon defeated a confederation of Greek states here in 338 B.C.
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- proper n. A village in Boeotia, Greece.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. either of two battles in ancient Greece, one in which Philip of Macedon defeated the Athenians and Thebans (338 BC), or another in which Sulla defeated Mithridates (86 BC).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a battle in which Philip II of Macedon defeated the Athenians and Thebans (338 BC) and also Sulla defeated Mithridates (86 BC)
From Ancient Greek Χαιρώνεια. (Wiktionary)