from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a hole or passage made by a drill, especially one made for exploratory purposes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A hole made in boring for minerals, water, etc.; specifically, the hole in which a blasting-charge is placed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a hole or passage made by a drill; usually made for exploratory purposes


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