- Also called double tide. Oceanography.
- a high tide in which the water rises to a certain level, recedes, then rises again.
- a low tide in which the water recedes to a certain level, rises slightly, then recedes again.
- (in ancient Roman building) an earthen mound or rampart, especially one having no revetment.
Origin of agger
- agriculture: ag courses; to major in ag.
Origin of ag
Examples from the Web for agger
Historical Examples of agger
In some places the agger is above three foot raised from the surface.The Evolution Of An English Town
Behind the custom-house is a fine piece of the Agger and the Porta Viminalis.
Passing under the arch, turn to the left, there are some remains of the agger.
He asked where the men of Agger were, and Steinar told him what he had done.
The next thing that I remember is the coming of the men of Agger.
- an earthwork or mound forming a rampart, esp in a Roman military camp
Word Origin for agger
- an expression of surprise, annoyance, pleasure, etc
- an expression used to preface a remark, gain time, etc
- Antigua and Barbuda
Word Origin for Ag
- Adjutant General
- Attorney General
Word Origin for AG
abbreviation of agriculture, attested from 1918, American English.
- The symbol for the elementsilver
- The symbol for silver.