Missionary Ridge
geographical name mountain SE Tennessee & NW Georgia SE of Chattanooga

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Missionary Ridge — Missionary Ridge, as viewed from Lookout Mountain. The ridge is the sharp divide in the middle of the picture, the Smoky Mountains are in the far background. Missionary Ridge is a geographic feature in Chattanooga, Tennessee, site of the Battle… …   Wikipedia

  • Missionary Ridge — [after the Brainerd Mission there] ridge in SE Tenn. & NW Ga.: site of a Union victory (1863) in the Civil War …   English World dictionary

  • Missionary Ridge — Mis′sionary Ridge′ n. geg a ridge in NW Georgia and SE Tennessee: Civil War battle 1863 …   From formal English to slang

  • Missionary Ridge — a ridge in NW Georgia and SE Tennessee: Civil War battle 1863. * * * …   Universalium

  • Missionary Ridge — /mɪʃənri ˈrɪdʒ/ (say mishuhnree rij) noun a ridge in south eastern Tennessee and north western Georgia, US; Civil War battle 1863 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Missionary Ridge — a ridge in NW Georgia and SE Tennessee: Civil War battle 1863 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Missionary Ridge, Battle of —       in the American Civil War, battle that ended the Confederate siege of Union troops at Chattanooga, Tenn. See Chattanooga, Battle of. * * * …   Universalium

  • Bataille de Missionary Ridge — 35° 01′ 48″ N 85° 15′ 25″ W / 35.03, 85.257 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • East Ridge, Tennessee — Infobox Settlement official name = East Ridge, Tennessee settlement type = City nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = Location of East Ridge, Tennessee mapsize1 = map caption1 = subdivision type =… …   Wikipedia

  • St. Luke's Church (Blue Ridge, Georgia) — St. Luke s Church, an Episcopal / Anglican Church located in Blue Ridge, Georgia, is popularly known as The Parish Church of the Mountains because it draws worshippers from Fannin, Gilmer and Union Counties in Georgia and from Cherokee County in… …   Wikipedia

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