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drill

verb [I]
 
 
/drɪl/ NATURAL RESOURCES
to make a deep hole in the ground with a special machine in order to look for oil, gas, etc.: drill for sth The report discussed to what extent foreign companies should be allowed to drill for oil.
drilling noun [U]
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