saucisse (plural saucisses)
- (mining, firearms) A long and slender pipe or bag, made of cloth well pitched, or of leather, filled with powder, and used to communicate fire to mines, caissons, bomb chests, etc.
- (fortification) A fascine of more than ordinary length.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for saucisse in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)
saucisse f (plural saucisses)