Chapultepec

Definitions

  • Chapultepec. Mexican pictograph
    Chapultepec. Mexican pictograph
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Chapultepec a pitched battle in the Mexican War that resulted in a major victory for American forces over Mexican forces at a locality south of Mexico City (1847)
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Usage

In literature:

At last the Mexicans, all but 700, retreated to Chapultepec.
"A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year" by Edwin Emerson
Soon after another from the military college of Chapultepec!
"The Free Lances" by Mayne Reid
Many of the officers favored operating against San Antonio Garita, others attacking Chapultepec.
"The Strollers" by Frederic S. Isham
The commencement exercises of the military school of Chapultepec are given annually in this house.
"Aztec Land" by Maturin M. Ballou
A half-hour later, in one of the marshal's own carriages, Berthe returned to the castle of Chapultepec.
"The Missourian" by Eugene P. (Eugene Percy) Lyle
Scott, after various successes, stormed Chapultepec, took the City of Mexico, and thus practically ended the war.
"The Scrap Book, Volume 1, No. 5" by Various
One afternoon, accompanied by a navy friend, we rode to Chapultepec.
"Los Gringos" by H. A. (Henry Agustus) Wise
The treacherous enemy having broken the armistice, the burning of the Palace-castle of Chapultepec followed soon arter.
"The Guerilla Chief" by Mayne Reid
The treacherous enemy having broken the armistice, the storming of the Palace-castle of Chapultepec followed soon after.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine" by Various
On the 13th, he stormed successfully the heights of Chapultepec and two gates of the city.
"The Middle Period 1817-1858" by John William Burgess
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In news:

MEXICO CITY – Giant panda Xin Xin will be artificially inseminated next year in hopes of adding to the panda family at the Mexican capital's Chapultepec Zoo.
Statue of Azerbaijan dictator brings distant conflict to Mexico City's Chapultepec Park.
The new, larger-than-life statue at one entrance to Mexico City’s iconic Chapultepec Park may be inert but it’s also proving politically radioactive.
David Booker at El Chapultepec .
Because of the large number of people who use it daily, Chapultepec 's first section is generally secure.
Buses that have any of the following street or neighborhood names above their front window go through the park: Reforma, Palmas, Chapultepec , Toreo, Satelite and Arboledas.
A dancer from Mexico's National Dance Company sits on a staircase before a dress rehearsal of Sleeping Beauty at Chapultepec Castle in Mexico City.
Buses that have any of the following street or neighborhood names above their front window go through the park: Reforma, Palmas, Chapultepec, Toreo, Satelite and Arboledas.
Because of the large number of people who use it daily, Chapultepec's first section is generally secure.
The new, larger-than-life statue at one entrance to Mexico City's iconic Chapultepec Park may be inert but it's also proving politically radioactive.
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