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to fatigue with dullness or tedium

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an unpleasant, tiresome person

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a high wave (often dangerous) caused by tidal flow (as by colliding tidal currents or in a narrow estuary)

diameter of a tube or gun barrel

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a hole or passage made by a drill

cause to be bored

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make a hole, especially with a pointed power or hand tool

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As evidence of this work, bores are left with residual machining marks incurred as a result of the reaming and rifling processes.
Since the first announcement of the availability of a monstrous, 2 bore rifle in the 2010 Gun Digest, British Best Quality gun maker Giles Whittome has been turning out a steady stream of them as fast as he can make them.
2l V8 process, the cylinder bores are mechanically roughened using an interpolated milling process to provide an interlock for the thermal spray material to build upon [9.
People gathered watch the Qiantang bore, in China How often do tidal bores occur?
The Climax BW1000 AutoBoreWelder is an automated spiral welding system that provides high quality bore welding technology in a ruggedly constructed, highly portable and easily affordable package.
Speculation abounds in the world of big bore rifles as to what was the largest rifle and the largest shotgun bore in the vintage years of the Victorian and Edwardian eras.
Compared to machines when I got started," he said, "today's models are easier to use, make much longer bores, and have features that allow them to compete with other types of trenchless equipment.
A guy gets all set up at one of the 100-yard benches, fires one shot, then grabs a cleaning rod and furiously brushes the bore of his new elk rifle for a minute or so.
I told him we purchased a maxi-rig and needed his experience and expertise since this was our first entry into long bores.
Yesterday saw tidal bores - walls of water which race upstream - on the River Dee, with more expected over the rest of the weekend and on Monday.
On one bench I could see the cavity plate lying face down and 32 cavities all ready with o-rings and a light coat of grease, perched in their bores and waiting to be installed.
The Performance Series is designed for parts with bores ranging from 1" up to 4", configurable in four, six, or eight-spindle models.
is a reliable ultra-precise boring system for finishing high-precision bores.
The Bohrtec 400L is designed to facilitate accurate pilot bores in a wide range of applications.
The Married Bores - having twice the Bore Power, are much worse than the Single Bore.