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- n. a naval battle in 1805 off the southwest coast of Spain; the French and Spanish fleets were defeated by the English under Nelson (who was mortally wounded)
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Sir Robert Calder falls in with the combined Fleets -- They form a Junction with the Ferrol Squadron, and get into Cadiz -- Nelson is reappointed to the Command -- Battle of Trafalgar -- Victory, and Death of Nelson.