Origin of fossor
Examples from the Web for fossor
Several Christians were standing near the principal inspector of the tombs, the fossor.The Death of the Gods|Dmitri Mrejkowski
The difference in color is greater in comparison with fossor than with rostralis.A New Pocket Gopher (Genus Thomomys), from Eastern Colorado|E. Raymond Hall
Because the animals are more like fossor in the majority of characters, they are here referred to that race.
This present study reveals intergradation between ocius and uinta, and also between ocius and fossor (see account of fossor).
The young Greek knelt at the old man's feet, then rose and kissed his hand, and followed in silence the fossor Hilarus.Valeria|William Henry Withrow