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At no time during the day's battle did so many Normans die as perished in that fosse.

Fosse, drawbridge, Gothic chapel were but insignificant features.

"You seem very anxious to know all about the prison, mon ami," remarked the elder de la Fosse.

The Dreadnought of the AirPercy F. Westerman

There his sword fell, shivered in his hand, and his horse rolled over at the very verge of the fosse.

A favourite game seems to be to surround the parental sentry-boxes with a fosse.

Along the base of the west wall ran a fosse about twelve feet wide and ten deep.

The fosse is of spring water, with a mill for grinding corn, and the ramparts vaulted underneath.

Friends, what large residence is that which I see yonder, girt by a fosse?

There was no fosse to the wall, so that, pushing forward, they were soon at the foot.

After LondonRichard Jefferies

Its walls were strong, its fosse deep and filled with water.

Joan of ArcLaura E. Richards

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