Borable Bor"a*ble, a. Capable of being bored. [R.] [1913 Webster]

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  • borable — borable, a. rare 0. (ˈbɔərəb(ə)l) Also boreable. [f. bore v. + able.] That may be bored. in Johnson; and in mod. Dicts …   Useful english dictionary

  • bore — bore1 boreable, borable, adj. /bawr, bohr/, v., bored, boring, n. v.t. 1. to pierce (a solid substance) with some rotary cutting instrument. 2. to make (a hole) by drilling with such an instrument. 3. to form, make, or construct (a tunnel, mine,… …   Universalium

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