Of or related to augurs or even to augury betokening ominous significant as an augural staff augural books
- Of or related to augurs or even augury; betokening; ominous; considerable; as, an augural staff; augural publications.
(a.) Of or pertaining to augurs or even to augury; betokening; ominous; significant; since, an augural staff; augural books.
The science of augury was contained in various written works, which were consulted as occasion arose: such were the libri augurum, a manual of augural ritual, and the commentarii augurum, a collection of decrees or answers given by the college to the senate in certain definite cases.