What does borodino mean?

borodino meaning in General Dictionary

Napoleon defeated the Russians in 1812 in a pitched fight at a village in western Russia western of Moscow, but irreparably weakened his military

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The historians consider that, next to the battle of Borodino and the occupation of Moscow by the enemy and its destruction by fire, the most important episode of the war of 1812 was the movement of the Russian army from the Ryazana to the Kaluga road and to the Tarutino camp--the so-called flank march across the Krasnaya Pakhra River.

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