from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A range of wooded hills in northwest Germany between the upper Ems and the Weser rivers. It was the site of a victory by Arminius over Roman legions in A.D. 9, commemorated by a monument near the city of Detmold.
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- n. a battle in 9 AD in which the Germans under Arminius annihilated three Roman Legions
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