What does battle of crecy mean?

battle of crecy meaning in General Dictionary

the very first decisive struggle of this 100 years' War; in 1346 the English under Edward III defeated the French under Philip of Valois

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Both as a diplomatist and a soldier, being present at the battle of Crecy in 1346; and retaining to the last the royal confidence, died in August 1355.

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