Battle of Rocroi
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|Noun||1.||Battle of Rocroi - a battle in the Thirty Years' War (1643); the French defeated the Spanish invaders|
Thirty Years' War - a series of conflicts (1618-1648) between Protestants and Catholics starting in Germany and spreading until France and Denmark and Sweden were opposing the Holy Roman Empire and Spain