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manila bay definition

  • noun:
    • The name of a naval struggle in Spanish-American War (1898), where United states fleet under Admiral Dewey defeated the Spanish fleet off the shore of Manila into the Phillipines.
    • a naval struggle inside Spanish-American War (1898); the US fleet under Admiral Dewey defeated the Spanish fleet
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