from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Rochambeau, Comte de Title of Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur. 1725-1807. French army officer who commanded French forces in the American Revolution, most notably in the defeat of the British at Yorktown (1781).

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  • n. French general who commanded French troops in the American Revolution, notably at Yorktown (1725-1807)


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