from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A Roman military road with a fosse or ditch on each side to keep it dry.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One of the great military roads constructed by the Romans in England and other parts of Europe; -- so called from the fosse or ditch on each side for keeping it dry.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See fossway.
fosse + way (Wiktionary)