Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A hole that is drilled into the earth, as in exploratory well drilling or in building construction.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A hole bored into the ground to collect samples for analysis or to extract oil or water.

Etymologies

bore +‎ hole (Wiktionary)

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