bore

The measurement of a cylinders diameter (see also stroke

Bore

i.e.Bore up or Bore away. To assume a position to engage, or disengage, the enemy ship(s)
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(from the article `gasoline engine`) The combustion chamber is defined by the size, location, and position of the piston within the cylinder. Bore is the inner diameter of the cylinder. ...
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(from the article `sound`) The bore shapes of musical instruments, which have developed over the centuries, have rather interesting effects. Cylindrical and conical bores can ... The mouthpiece, an important accessory to sound production in trumpet-type aerophones, is an adaptor used to widen the starting diameter of a bore ... [2 re...
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bore

[n] - a person who evokes boredom 2. [n] - diameter of a tube or gun barrel 3. [n] - (mining terms) a hole or passage made by a drill 4. [v] - cause to be bored 5. [v] - drill a hole into
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Bore

• (imp.) of Bear • (v. i.) To shoot out the nose or toss it in the air; -- said of a horse. • (v. t.) To befool; to trick. • (v. i.) To make a hole or perforation with, or as with, a boring instrument; to cut a circular hole by the rotary motion of a tool; as, to bore for water or oil (i. e., to sink a well by boring for water o...
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bore-hole noun a hole or passage made by a drill; usually made for exploratory purposes
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bore

(earth science) Surge of tidal water up an estuary or a river, caused by the funnelling of the rising tide by a narrowing river mouth. A very high tide, possibly fanned by wind, may build up when it is held back by a river current in the river mouth. The result is a broken wave, a metre or a f...
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Bore

[engine] Bore is the diameter measurement of the cylinders in a piston engine. The term `bore` can also be applied to the bore of a locomotive cylinder. ...
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[wind instruments] The bore of a wind instrument is its interior chamber that defines a flow path through which air travels and is set into vibration to produce sounds. The shape of the bore has a strong influence on the instrument`s timbre. ==Bore shapes== The cone and the cylinder are the two idealized shapes used to describe the bores of...
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Bore

[woreda] Bore is one of the woredas in the Oromia Region of Ethiopia. Part of the Guji Zone, Bore is bordered on the south by Ana Sora, on the west by the Uraga, and on the north and east by the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples Region. The largest town in Bore is Bore. == Overview == The altitude of this woreda ranges from 1800 ...
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Bore (bōr) noun 1. A hole made by boring; a perforation. 2. The internal cylindrical cavity of a gun, cannon, pistol, or other firearm, or of a pipe or tube. « The bores of wind instruments. Bacon. » « Love's counselor should fill the bores...
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Bore

Bore imperfect of 1st & 2d Bear .
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Bore

Bore intransitive verb 1. To make a hole or perforation with, or as with, a boring instrument; to cut a circular hole by the rotary motion of a tool; as, to bore for water or oil ( i. e. , to sink a well by boring for water or oil); to bore with a gimlet; to bore int...
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Bore

Bore noun [ Icelandic bāra wave: confer German empor upwards, Old High German bor height, burren to lift, perhaps allied to Anglo-Saxon beran , E. 1st bear . √92.] (Physical Geology) (a) A tidal flood which regularly or occasional...
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Bore

Bore transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Bored ; present participle & verbal noun Boring .] [ Middle English borien , Anglo-Saxon borian ; akin to Icelandic bora , Danish bore , Dutch boren ...
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Bore

1. The inside surface of a firearm's barrel. 2. British term for Gauge. See Calibre, Gauge, Table
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1. To make a hole or perforation with, or as with, a boring instrument; to cut a circular hole by the rotary motion of a tool; as, to bore for water or oil (i. E, to sink a well by boring for water or oil); to bore with a gimlet; to bore into a tree (as insects). ... 2. To be pierced or penetrated by an instrument that cuts as it turns; as, this ti...
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body of water that, during exceptionally high sea tides, rushes up some rivers. Traveling upstream about two or three times as fast as the normal ... [6 related articles]
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Bore

Bore was old slang for an opponent of dandyism.
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bore, inrush of water that advances upstream with a wavelike front, caused by the progress of incoming tide from a wide-mouthed bay into its narrower portion. The tidal movement tends to be retarded by friction as it reaches the shallower water and meets the river current; it therefore piles up and ...
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Bore

Diameter of an individual engine cylinder. Relates to that of the piston stoke length, both being given in millimeters, eg- 77.0/85.5mm
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Bore

i.e.Bore up or Bore away. To assume a position to engage, or disengage, the enemy ship(s)
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Bore

In firearms, the bore is the interior of the barrel from the breech to the muzzle.
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bore

in weaponry, the interior of the barrel of a gun or firearm. In guns that have rifled barrels, e.g., rifles, pistols, machine guns, and artillery or ... [1 related articles]
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