meaning of caporetto

caporetto meaning in General Dictionary

fight of World War we (1917); Italians had been beaten because of the Austrian and German causes

Sentence Examples with the word caporetto

The occupation of Caporetto threatened to open another route nearly as short, but the possession of Monte Maggiore and the Stol, together with Monte Matajur, gave good hope that the advance of the enemy might be quickly brought to a halt when it had outrun the protecting fire of its own guns.

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