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AUGER (from the O. Eng. nafu-gar, nav...

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Originally appearing in Volume V02, Page 900 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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AUGER (from the O. Eng. nafu-gar, nave-borer; the original initial n having been lost, as in " adder," through a confusion in the case of a preceding indefinite article), a tool for boring (q.v.) or drilling.
End of Article: AUGER (from the O. Eng. nafu-gar, nave-borer; the original initial n having been lost, as in " adder," through a confusion in the case of a preceding indefinite article)
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