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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “drill”

drill

verb [I or T] (TOOL)
工具
    /drɪl/
to make a hole in something using a special tool
(用特殊工具)钻孔;打眼
Drill three holes in the wall for the screws .
在墙上打3个拧螺丝钉用的小孔。
They are going to drill for oil nearby .
他们准备在附近钻探石油。
Making holes in thingsDigging
(Definition of drill verb (TOOL) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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