a city in SE Tennessee, on the Tennessee River: Civil War battle 1863.
Related forms Chattanoogan, Chattanoogian
[chat-uh-noo-jee-uh n] /ˌtʃæt əˈnu dʒi ən/ Show IPA, adjective, noun
a city in SE Tennessee, on the Tennessee River: scene of two battles during the Civil War, in which the North defeated the Confederates, cleared Tennessee, and opened the way to Georgia (1863). Pop: 154 887 (2003 est)