fossor

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • noun A grave-digger.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • noun A gravedigger in the catacombs of Ancient Rome.
  • noun A type of mole cricket, with scientific name Gryllotalpa fossor, known for its digging abilities.

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The word 'fossor' comes ultimately from a Latin word meaning 'dig'.