Rocroi

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Noun1.Rocroi - a battle in the Thirty Years' War (1643)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
France, French Republic - a republic in western Europe; the largest country wholly in Europe
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On approaching an outpost near the Barriere des Sergens, the sentinel cried out, "Who's there?" and D'Artagnan answered -- having first asked the word of the cardinal -- "Louis and Rocroy." After which he inquired if Lieutenant Comminges were not the commanding officer at the outpost.
The soldier made a profound bow, and, as if the name of the conqueror of Rocroy and Sens had given him wings, he stepped lightly up the steps leading to the ante-chamber.
"With CyberSolution 360[degrees], we are making a paradigm shift, moving from the one-time assessment of cyber risks to the integrated and continuous management of cyber and digital risks for SMEs," explained Regis Rocroy, CEO and founder of OZON, which is headquartered in Versailles, France.