Louisiana purchase

What is Louisiana purchase?

Louisiana purchase definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun U.S. History.
a treaty signed with France in 1803 by which the U.S. purchased for $15,000,000 the land extending from the Mississippi River to the Rocky Mountains and from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico.
the land included in this purchase.

 

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