or aug·men·tor

[ awg-men-ter ]
/ ɔgˈmɛn tər /


a person or thing that augments.
Aviation, Rocketry. any auxiliary device, as an afterburner, for additional thrust from the exhaust of a jet or rocket engine.

Nearby words

  1. augmented,
  2. augmented cognition,
  3. augmented reality,
  4. augmented sixth,
  5. augmented transition network,
  6. augsburg,
  7. augsburg confession,
  8. augur,
  9. augur well for,
  10. augury

Origin of augmenter

First recorded in 1525–35; augment + -er1, -or2 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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