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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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