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drills, plural;
  1. (of a person or machine) Sow (seed) with a drill
    • - crops drilled in autumn
  2. Plant (the ground) in furrows
    • - accurate ridging and drilling make hoeing much easier
  1. A coarse twilled cotton or linen fabric

  1. a tool with a sharp point and cutting edges for making holes in hard materials (usually rotating rapidly or by repeated blows)
  2. bore: make a hole, especially with a pointed power or hand tool; "don't drill here, there's a gas pipe"; "drill a hole into the wall"; "drill for oil"; "carpenter bees are boring holes into the wall"
  3. similar to the mandrill but smaller and less brightly colored
  4. train in the military, e.g., in the use of weapons
  5. exercise: systematic training by multiple repetitions; "practice makes perfect"
  6. learn by repetition; "We drilled French verbs every day"; "Pianists practice scales"
  7. A drill or drill motor is a tool fitted with a rotating cutting tool, usually a drill bit, used for drilling holes in various materials. The cutting tool is gripped by a chuck at one end of the drill and rotated while pressed against the target material. ...
  8. In agriculture and gardening, a drill is a shallow furrow in which seeds or bulbs are placed during seeding. ...
  9. Drill is the self-titled debut album by Drill, released on March 5, 1996. The lead singer, Lucia Cifarelli, went on to do vocals for MDFMK and KMFDM. The band broke up shortly after.
  10. Drill was an alternative rock band from New York that formed in 1995. The band is perhaps best known as being headed by vocalist Lucia Cifarelli, with members that included guitarist Dan Harnett, future Black Label Society bassist John DeServio, and drummer Marcus Farny.
  11. Drill was the first commercial release of English alternative rock group Radiohead, still known then as "On A Friday". The EP was released on 5 May 1992, debuting on the UK charts at number 101.
  12. Drill is stout durable cotton fabric with a strong bias (diagonal) in the weave. It can be used unbleached, although it is more often bleached, or dyed.
  13. A tool used to remove material so as to create a hole, typically by plunging a rotating cutting bit into a stationary workpiece; The portion of a drilling tool that drives the bit; An activity done as an exercise or practice (especially a military exercise); Any of several molluscs, of the genus ...
  14. (Drilled) An expression used to describe a hole which has been cut into a crankshaft to allow oil to be fed to the main bearings on the connecting rod throws.
  15. (Drilled) Planted with a grain drill. Grain drills differ from row crop planters in that they do not meter individual seeds, but drop small groups of seed in a process referred to as bulk metering. ...
  16. (drilled) A single-diameter hole with no counterbore or countersink.
  17. (Drilling) The intensive and repetitive practice of the target language, which may be choral or individual.
  18. Drilling of holes in product which will allow insertion over rings or posts in a binder of some sort.
  19. (Drilling) Making the holes in paper for use in a ring binder. Drills can neatly perforate a much greater thickness of paper than can the kind of hole punch you have in the office.
  20. (Drilling) A method for producing a hole using a cutting tool with flutes or grooves spiraling around the drill body which serve as a conduit for chip removal.
  21. (Drilling) Combination gun with three barrels. The most commonly encountered configuration is a side by side shotgun with a rifle barrel underneath. The name is derived from the german word for three (drei).
  22. (DRILLING) German for "triple", which is their designation for a three-barrel gun.
  23. (DRILLING) The act of forming holes (vias) in a substrate by mechanical or laser means.
  24. (Drilling) A process in machining that uses a rotating drill bit to create a round hole in a part. This is usually the first step in machining operations; other additional methods may follow to create a cleaner hole.
  25. (Drilling) Also referred to as punching, this denotes holes pre-punched into the sheet.  Options are available for standard three-hole punching as well as holes needed for binding machines.