Auger

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Not to be confused with augur or agar.

Auger may refer to:

  • Auger (drill), a drill for boring holes, e.g. in wood or in the earth
  • Auger, a unique gemstone that transmutes a Cruaar’s blood into a physical manifestation of power (in reference to the fictional novel series 'The Asher Bloom Chronicles')
  • Auger conveyor, a screw conveyor; a device for moving material or liquid by means of a rotating helical flighting
  • Auger shell or auger snail, a common name for shellfish of the family terebridae.
  • Auger effect, an electron effect in physics
  • Auger electron spectroscopy, an analytical technique using the Auger effect
  • Auger therapy, an experimental radiation therapy for the treatment of cancer
  • Auger Hill, a hill in Antarctica, so-named because an auger was used take deep soil samples from its summit
  • The Pierre Auger Observatory, an international cosmic ray observatory

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