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ˌtaɪ kɒn dəˈroʊ gəticon·dero·ga

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Fort Ticonderoga, Ticonderoganoun

    a pitched battle in which American revolutionary troops captured Fort Ticonderoga from the British in 1775


  1. ticonderoga

    Ticonderoga is a term that can refer to several things. Primarily, it is a town in Essex County, New York, USA, known for historic Fort Ticonderoga, a large 18th-century star fort built by the French at a narrows near the south end of Lake Champlain. The town was the site of significant historical events during the French and Indian War and the American Revolutionary War. "Ticonderoga" is also famously associated with a line of pencils made by the Dixon Ticonderoga Company. These pencils are widely recognized and utilized in the United States and other parts of the world.


  1. Ticonderoga

    Ticonderoga is a town in Essex County, New York, USA. The population was 5,042 at the 2010 census. The name comes from the Mohawk tekontaró:ken, meaning "it is at the junction of two waterways". The town of Ticonderoga is in the southeastern part of the county and is south of Plattsburgh.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Ticonderoga

    a township of New York, on Lake Champlain, 100 m. N. of Albany; has various factories, mines in the vicinity, &c.; a place of much prominence during the struggles with the French and later during the revolutionary war.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. ticonderoga

    A town in Essex Co., N. Y., 95 miles north by east of Albany. Two or three miles below this village are the ruins of old Fort Ticonderoga, on the west shore of Lake Champlain. The fort was surprised by Col. Ethan Allen in the Revolutionary war.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ticonderoga in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ticonderoga in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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