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STRAIGHT HOLE [2 records]

Record 1 2019-08-14

English

Subject field(s)
  • Drilling and Boring (Construction)
  • Boring and Drilling (Mines)
  • Blasting (Construction)
  • Blasting Work (Mining)
CONT

Drilling straight holes at the proper location can sometimes prove to be difficult.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Sondage et forage (Construction)
  • Sondage et forage miniers
  • Dynamitage (Construction)
  • Travail aux explosifs (Exploitation minière)

Spanish

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Record 2 2011-07-20

English

Subject field(s)
  • Oil Drilling
DEF

[A well that is] drilled straight down into the earth.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Forage des puits de pétrole
DEF

Puits foré tout droit dans la terre.

Spanish

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