- 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.
Origin of agger
Definition for agger (2 of 2)
adjective, noun Informal.
Origin of ag
Examples from the Web for agger
Even some of the men of Agger were there, who had come to pay homage to their new lord.
The agger was most commonly made of trunks of trees, crossed and heaped up like the timber in a funeral pile.History of Julius Caesar Vol. 2 of 2|Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873.
Athalbrand would not suffer it till he was sure of the matter of the lordship of Agger.
Behind the custom-house is a fine piece of the Agger and the Porta Viminalis.Rambles in Rome|S. Russell Forbes
Back to back with the equites extraordinarii are the infantry of the same, facing the agger at the rear of the whole camp.