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borehole

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WBorehole
  • A borehole is a narrow shaft bored in the ground, either vertically or horizontally.
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    Definition of borehole in English Dictionary

  • NounPLboreholesSUF-ole
    1. A hole bored into the ground to collect samples for analysis or to extract oil or water.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • In order to determine the orientation of permeable joint zones, the evaluation of the borehole televiewer data allows a precise measurement of the planar discontinuities at the borehole wall.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Countable nouns
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      Meaning of borehole for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "borehole" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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