auger bit

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noun

an auger having a square tang at its upper end and rotated by a brace, used for boring through wood.

Nearby words

  1. augean stables,
  2. augeas,
  3. augen,
  4. augend,
  5. auger,
  6. auger effect,
  7. auger shower,
  8. auger-eyed,
  9. aught,
  10. aughtlins

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Examples from the Web for auger bit

  • In an auger-bit, both methods of cutting take place at once.

    Handwork in Wood|William Noyes