augural

adjective
au·​gu·​ral | \ ˈȯg(y)ərəl \

Definition of augural

1 : of or relating to an augur or augury
2 : signifying the future : ominous, portentous, or auspicious

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History and Etymology for augural

Latin auguralis, from augur + -alis -al

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“Augural.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/augural. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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