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Tippecanoe

[tip-ee-kuh-noo]
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noun
  1. a river in N Indiana, flowing SW to the Wabash: battle 1811. 200 miles (320 km) long.
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Historical Examples

  • On the morning of November 7, his camp on the banks of the Tippecanoe was attacked.

    Union and Democracy

    Allen Johnson

  • He was the scapegoat on whom all placed the responsibility for the battle of Tippecanoe.

    Four American Indians

    Edson L. Whitney

  • As a result of the battle of Tippecanoe, Harrison was the hero of the hour.

    Four American Indians

    Edson L. Whitney

  • When Tippecanoe was won and the world was ringing with "Harrison!"

    The Conquest

    Eva Emery Dye

  • Tecumseh reached the Wabash to find the wreck of Tippecanoe.

    The Conquest

    Eva Emery Dye