drilling

Definitions of drilling
  1. noun
    the act of drilling
    synonyms: boring
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    type of:
    creating by removal
    the act of creating by removing something
  2. noun
    the act of drilling a hole in the earth in the hope of producing petroleum
    synonyms: boring, oil production
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    type of:
    production
    (economics) manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale
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