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drill down

phrasal verb with drill
 
 
/drɪl/ verb [I] NATURAL RESOURCES
IT to look for something on a computer or website by moving from general information to more detailed information: The site has separate searches for federal contracts and grants, and allows users to drill down from summary data to details.
drill-down ( also drilldown) noun [U]
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