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

  • n. A hole in a piece of lumber where a knot has dropped out or been removed.

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  • n. In a piece of lumber, a knothole is a void left by a knot in the wood; such holes are often convenient for peering through when they occur in fences.

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

  • n. a hole in a board where a knot came out

Etymologies

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knot + hole

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