drill

to bore a hole in the earth, usually to find and remove subsurface formation fluids such as oil and gas.

Drill

The shallow, straight and narrow furrow in which seeds are sown outdoors

Drill

Used to make a round hole

Drill

To sow in furrows.

Drill

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.
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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.
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drill

[n] - 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. [...
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Drill

To drill a hole in a printed matter.
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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...
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Drill

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
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Drill

Drill intransitive verb To practice an exercise or exercises; to train one's self.
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Drill

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...
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Drill

Drill transitive verb [ Confer Trill to trickle, Trickle , Dribble , and W. rhillio to put in a row, drill.] 1. To cause to flow in drills or rills or by trickling; to drain by trickling; as, waters drilled through a sandy stratum. [ R.] Thomson. ...
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Drill

Drill intransitive verb 1. To trickle. [ Obsolete or R.] Sandys. 2. To sow in drills.
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Drill

Drill noun 1. A small trickling stream; a rill. [ Obsolete] « Springs through the pleasant meadows pour their drills Sandys. 2. (Agr.) (a) An implement for making holes for sowing seed, and sometimes so formed as to contain seeds and drop ...
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Drill

Drill noun [ Confer Mandrill .] (Zoology) A large African baboon ( Cynocephalus leucophæus ).
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Drill

Drill noun [ Usually in pl .] (Manuf.) Same as Drilling . Imperial drill , a linen fabric having two threads in the warp and three in the filling.
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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...
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drill

Mandrillus leucophaeus noun similar to the mandrill but smaller and less brightly colored
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drill

noun a tool with a sharp point and cutting edges for making holes in hard materials (usually rotating rapidly or by repeated blows)
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drill

exercise verb learn by repetition; `We drilled French verbs every day`; `Pianists practice scales`
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drill

practice session noun systematic training by multiple repetitions; `practice makes perfect`
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drill

(dril) a rotating cutting instrument for making holes in hard substances, such as bones or teeth.
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Drill

• (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...
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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]
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