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Burn·side(bûrn′sīd′), Ambrose Everett 1824-1881.
American general and politician known more for his side-whiskers (or sideburns) than for his career in the Union Army, which included defeats at Fredericksburg (1862) and Petersburg (1864).
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land along the side of a burn
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Ambrose E., 1824–81, Union general in the Civil War.
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|Noun||1.||Burnside - United States general in the American Civil War who was defeated by Robert E. Lee at the Battle of Fredericksburg (1824-1881)|
|2.||burnside - facial hair that has grown down the side of a man's face in front of the ears (especially when the rest of the beard is shaved off)|
facial hair - hair on the face (especially on the face of a man)
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