A place in Indochina, now Vietnam, where Vietnamese communists decisively defeated French forces in 1954. The defeat led to the French withdrawal from Indochina. (See Vietnam War.)
noun 1. a seaport in S Vietnam. noun 1. a port in S Vietnam, 97 km (60 miles) from the South China Sea, on the Saigon River: captured by the French in 1859; merged with adjoining Cholon in 1932; capital of the former Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam) from 1954 to 1976; university (1917); US […]
noun 1. a network of jungle paths winding from North Vietnam through Laos and Cambodia into South Vietnam, used as a military route by North Vietnam to supply the Vietcong during the Vietnam War.
/ˌhɒxməˈɡændɪ/ noun 1. (Scot) a mainly jocular or literary word for sexual intercourse
[hok] /hɒk/ noun 1. the joint in the hind leg of a horse, cow, etc., above the fetlock joint, corresponding anatomically to the ankle in humans. 2. a corresponding joint in a fowl. verb (used with object) 3. to hamstring. [hok] /hɒk/ noun, Chiefly British. 1. any white Rhine wine. [hok] /hɒk/ verb (used with […]