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The meaning of Auger

Auger – definition


A tool resembling a large corkscrew, for boring holes in wood.

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A marine mollusc of warm seas with a slender tapering spiral shell.

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A tool consisting of a twisted rod of metal attached to a handle, used for making large holes in wood or in the ground

Auger translation into English

Auger: translate from English into Chinese

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螺旋钻, 钻, 麻花钻, 螺丝锥

Auger: translate from English into Dutch

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Avegaar, Aardboor, Zwikboor, Krukboor

Auger: translate from English into French

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Tarière, Foreuse, Vrille

Auger: translate from English into German

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Schnecke, Bohrer

Auger: translate from English into Hindi

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बरमा, बड़ा पेंचदार बरमा

Auger: translate from English into Italian

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Coclea, Trivella, Succhiello

Auger: translate from English into Korean

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도래 송곳

Auger: translate from English into Russian

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Шнек, Бур, Сверло, Бурав, Спиральное сверло

Auger: translate from English into Spanish

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Barrena, Taladro

Word origin

Old English nafogār, from nafu (see nave2) + gār ‘piercer’. The n was lost by wrong division of a nauger ; compare with adder1 and apron.

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