noun (plural fogous)Archaeology
A form of artificial underground passage or chamber found in Cornwall.
- A fogou or underground passage lies 130 m. to the south.
- It would also have been difficult to get anything in and out of the fogou through the tiny entrances.
- These people use the fogou as their spiritual center for ceremony, initiation and teaching.
From Cornish fogo, fougo.
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