from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See auge.


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  • The back of this house has a steeper roof than the front, which roof, as you see, extends above the ends of _les auges_ to keep the rain from beating in at the ends of the wooden troughs.

    Shelters, Shacks and Shanties

  • _les auges_ (pronounced [= o] ge), a name given to them by the French settlers.

    Shelters, Shacks and Shanties


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