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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A rocky hill south of Mexico City, Mexico. It was the site of a major American victory (September 12-13, 1847) during the Mexican War.

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  • n. a pitched battle in the Mexican War that resulted in a major victory for American forces over Mexican forces at a locality south of Mexico City (1847)

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  • Chapoltepēc, "At the grasshopper hill" in the Nahuatl language

    October 3, 2010