fosse

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noun \ˈfäs\
variants: or

foss

Definition of fosse

  1. :  ditch, moat

Examples of fosse in a sentence

  1. the first line of defense is a water-filled fosse that enemy troops would have to cross

Origin and Etymology of fosse

Middle English fosse, from Anglo-French, from Latin fossa, from feminine of fossus


First Known Use: 14th century



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