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Definition

1
Auger

A long flexible steel coil for dislodging stoppages in curved pipes

Examples

The workmen need an auger to remove the material from the pipe.

2
Augur

Be a sign of something to come, esp. something important or bad

Examples

These signs augur bad news

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