Seven Weeks' War


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Austro-Prussian War

[ aw-stroh-pruhsh-uh n ]
/ ˈɔ stroʊˈprʌʃ ən /


the war (1866) in which Prussia, Italy, and some minor German states opposed Austria, Saxony, Hanover, and the states of southern Germany.
Also called Seven Weeks' War. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019