adjective see drill I

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  • drillable — ləbəl adjective : capable of or fit for being drilled an alloy not readily drillable recruits scarcely drillable mixed fertilizers granulated in order to make a more drillable product …   Useful english dictionary

  • drillable — drill·able …   English syllables

  • drill — I. verb Etymology: Dutch drillen Date: 1619 transitive verb 1. a. to fix something in the mind or habit pattern of by repetitive instruction < drill pupils in spelling > b. to impart or communicate by repetition < impossible to drill the simplest …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Hughes Christensen — Hughes Christensen, a division of Baker Hughes Inc., is a large oil and gas drill bit company. Howard Hughes, Sr. founded the company early in the 20th century. His two cone, rolling cutter rock bit whose patent was issued by the US Patent Office …   Wikipedia

  • Churchill craton — North America cratons and basement rock. The Churchill craton is colored in blue and labelled as the Churchill collision on this map. The Churchill craton is the northwest section of the Canadian Shield and stretches from southern Saskatchewan… …   Wikipedia

  • drill — drill1 drillable, adj. drillability, n. driller, n. /dril/, n. 1. Mach., Building Trades. a. a shaftlike tool with two or more cutting edges for making holes in firm materials, esp. by rotation. b. a tool, esp. a hand tool, for holding and… …   Universalium

  • Magma —   Molten or partially molten rock at temperatures ranging from 1,260 F to 2,880 F (700 C to 1600 C). Some magma bodies are believed to exist at drillable depths within the Earth s crust, although practical technologies for harnessing magma energy …   Energy terms

  • docile — adj 1. manipulate, manipulable, tractable, malleable, ductile, pliable, pliant, manageable, Scot. tawie; passive, timid, gentle, meek, mild, subdued; compliant, complying, amendable, cooperative, accommodating, agreeable, willing, disposed,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • drill — I. /drɪl / (say dril) noun 1. a tool or machine for making cylindrical holes, especially by rotation. 2. Military a. training in formal marching or other precise military or naval movements. b. an exercise in such training: gun drill. 3. any… …   Australian English dictionary

  • легко прорезаемые обсадные трубы — — [http://slovarionline.ru/anglo russkiy slovar neftegazovoy promyishlennosti/] Тематики нефтегазовая промышленность EN drillable metal casing …   Справочник технического переводчика

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