attacked

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Egypt and Syria attacked Israel in October 1973 (on Yom Kippur); Israel counterattacked and drove the Syrians back and crossed the Suez Canal into Egypt Arab-Israeli War , Yom Kippur War
soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element; occurs mainly as nuggets in rocks and alluvial deposits; does not react with most chemicals but is attacked by chlorine and aqua regia atomic number 79 , Au , gold
shedding limb when injured or attacked autotomy
chess position where king is attacked and has no move, thus ending game checkmate
attacked or embroiled in controversy embattled
Italian pope from 1775 to 1799 who served during the French Revolution; Napoleon attacked the Papal States and in 1797 Pius VI was taken to France where he died (1717-1799) Giannangelo Braschi , Giovanni Angelo Braschi , Pius VI
Italian pope from 1484 to 1492 who was known as a nepotist and was attacked by Savonarola for his worldliness (1432-1492) Giovanni Battista Cibo , Innocent VIII
harbor on Oahu west of Honolulu; location of a United States naval base that was attacked by the Japanese on 7 Dec 1941 Pearl Harbor
folly or vice attacked by irony, wit in work satire
easily attacked or damaged vulnerable
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