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auguste or august (aʊˈɡuːst, ˈaʊˌɡʊst, aʊˈɡuːst, ˈaʊˌɡʊst)
 
n
(often capital) a type of circus clown who usually wears battered ordinary clothes and is habitually maladroit or unlucky
 
[C20: French, from German]
 
august or august
 
n
 
[C20: French, from German]

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