An oblong tool made of flaked stone used in drilling holes in wood, leather or hides. Oftentimes, drills were made from well used projectile points which were near end of life and thus many drills maintain the stem and hafting area of the original point type.
to bore a hole in the earth, usually to find and remove subsurface formation fluids such as oil and gas.
The shallow, straight and narrow furrow in which seeds are sown outdoors
Used to make a round hole
To sow in furrows.
There are various types of drills for exploration such as a diamond drill (produces core) or reverse circulation drill (produces chips). Other types of drills are used in the mining process which do not produce a core, but are used to make circular holes in the rock which are filled with explosives.Found on http://www.adrianaresources.com/s/Glossary.asp
A farm implement for planting seeds which forms a small furrow, deposits the seed in dribbles, covers the seed, and packs soil over it. It can also deposit fertilizer, lime, or other amendments into the soil, alone or with the seed. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20076
- a rotating power drill powered by an electric motor 2. [n] - a tool with a sharp point and cutting edges for making holes in hard materials (usually rotating rapidly or by repeated blows) 3. [n] - similar to the mandrill but smaller and less brightly colored 4. [v] - teach by repetition 5. [v] - learn by repetition 6. [...Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=drill
To drill a hole in a printed matter.Found on http://www.tso.co.uk/solutions/publishingsolutions/printproduction/printglo
In military usage, the repetition of certain fixed movements in response to set commands. Drill is used to get a body of soldiers from one place to another in an orderly fashion, and for parades and...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20688
Drill transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Drilled ; present participle & verbal noun Drilling .] [ Dutch drillen to bore, drill (soldiers); probably akin to Anglo-Saxon pyrlian , pyrelian , to pierce. See Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/122
Drill intransitive verb
To practice an exercise or exercises; to train one's self. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/122
Drill noun 1.
An instrument with an edged or pointed end used for making holes in hard substances; strictly, a tool that cuts with its end, by revolving, as in drilling metals, or by a succession of blows, as in drilling stone; also, a drill press. 2. (Mil.)
The act or exercise of...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/D/122
1. To cause to flow in drills or rills or by trickling; to drain by trickling; as, waters drilled through a sandy stratum. ... 2. To sow, as seeds, by dribbling them along a furrow or in a row, like a trickling rill of water. ... 3. To entice; to allure from step; to decoy; with on. 'See drilled him on to five-fifty.' (Addison) ... 4. To cause to s...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
Mandrillus leucophaeus noun
similar to the mandrill but smaller and less brightly coloredFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=drill
practice session noun
systematic training by multiple repetitions; `practice makes perfect`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=drill
(dril) a rotating cutting instrument for making holes in hard substances, such as bones or teeth.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
• (v. t.) To pierce or bore with a drill, or a with a drill; to perforate; as, to drill a hole into a rock; to drill a piece of metal. • (n.) A light furrow or channel made to put seed into sowing. • (n.) A small trickling stream; a rill. • (n.) A row of seed sown in a furrow. • (v. t.) To train in the military art; to exer...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/drill/
large short-tailed monkey found from southeastern Nigeria to western Cameroon and on Bioko Island. As a result of hunting and deforestation, the ... [2 related articles]Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/d/75
preparation of soldiers for performance of their duties in peace and war through the practice and rehearsal of prescribed movements. In a practical ... [1 related articles]Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/d/75
cylindrical end-cutting tool used to originate or enlarge circular holes in solid material.[2 related articles]Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/d/75
(verb) the process of making holes in a material or (noun) a tool for drilling holes.Found on http://www.translationdirectory.com/glossaries/glossary096.htm
(v) To sink a hole with a drill, usually with a twist drill. (n) A pointed cuttiniig tool rotated under pressure.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21038
A machine utilizing rotation, percussion (hammering), or a combination of both to make holes. If the hole is much over 0.4m in diameter, the machine is called a borer.Found on http://www.coaleducation.org/glossary.htm
the method and approach to every shotFound on http://www.fcsnooker.co.uk/coaching/beginners/glossary/glossary.htm
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