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

  • A municipal borough of west-central England on the Severn River north-northeast of Gloucester. Edward IV's Yorkist forces defeated the Lancastrians here (1471) in the final battle of the Wars of the Roses. Population: 9,554.

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  • n. the final battle of the War of the Roses in 1471 in which Edward IV defeated the Lancastrians


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