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  • proper n. The place near the Little Bighorn River, the site of Custer's Last Stand.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a battle in Montana near the Little Bighorn River between United States cavalry under Custer and several groups of Native Americans (1876); Custer was pursuing Sioux led by Sitting Bull; Custer underestimated the size of the Sioux forces (which were supported by Cheyenne warriors) and was killed along with all his command
  • n. a river that flows from northern Wyoming into the Bighorn River in southern Montana; site of Custer's Last Stand


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