Sentence Examples with the word FOSS

It lies in a plain watered by the river Ouse, at the junction of the Foss stream with the main river.

For a short distance the river Foss took the place of a wall.

BROOKE FOSS WESTCOTT (1825-1901), English divine and bishop of Durham, was born on the 12th of January 1825 in the neighbourhood of Birmingham.

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The descent of the priest into the sacrificial foss symbolized the death of Attis, the withering of the vegetation of Mother Earth; his bath of blood and emergence the restoration of Attis, the rebirth of vegetation.

The castle stands in the angle between the Ouse and the Foss immediately above their junction.