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I perceive no immediate reason for the evacuation of Peking as far as the supply of game is concerned.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
After the evacuation of the conquered territories the Marshal was appointed to command the Army of Germany.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
But we must have a complete scheme of evacuation by land and sea, not two badly jointed schemes.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
On the evacuation of the Spaniards the unrestrained petty chiefs were like lions released from captivity.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
It is because of this evil spirit that we have ourselves evoked that some now clamour for the complete evacuation of Mesopotamia.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
The mayor, meanwhile, had despatched a deputation to Morris Island with formal intelligence of the evacuation.
THE BOYS OF '61CHARLES CARLETON COFFIN.
As the price for the evacuation of Madrid, the people of the capital swore to accept Joseph once more as their king.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
The evacuation of Corsica was complete, though the ships remained another week in its waters.
THE LIFE OF NELSON, VOL. I (OF 2)A. T. (ALFRED THAYER) MAHAN
It goes without saying that Wolsey won; and Guillard did not get in till 1519, the year after the evacuation by the English.
THE AGE OF ERASMUSP. S. ALLEN
In Hoods hasty evacuation of Atlanta many of his guns were left behind.
THE CIVIL WAR THROUGH THE CAMERAHENRY W. (HENRY WILLIAM) ELSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO EVACUATION

  • disengagement
  • evacuation
  • falling back
  • pullout
  • recession
  • withdrawal
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