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Fort McHenry

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishFort McHenryFort Mc‧Hen‧ry /ˌfɔːt məkˈhenri $ ˌfɔːrt-/  a fort in the harbour of Baltimore, Maryland. During the War of 1812, Francis Scott Key saw the American flag flying there after a battle, and this made him write the American national song, ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’.
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