vug

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noun \ˈvəg\

Definition of vug

  1. :  a small unfilled cavity in a lode or in rock

vuggy

play \ˈvə-gē\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of vug

modification of Late Corn fugo cave; akin to Old Corn vooga cave, Late Corn ogo, googoo sea cave, Old Welsh guocof, guocob cave


First Known Use: 1818

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