Hampton Roads definition

  • noun:
    • a channel in southeastern Virginia by which the Elizabeth River as well as the James River circulation into Chesapeake Bay
    • a naval fight associated with the American Civil War (1862); the indecisive battle involving the Monitor in addition to Merrimac

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