The word drill is a noun. Drill means (1) (military) the training of soldiers to march (as in ceremonial parades) or to perform the manual of arms, (2) systematic training by multiple repetitions, (3) similar to the mandrill but smaller and less brightly colored, (4) a tool with a sharp point and cutting edges for making holes in hard materials (usually rotating rapidly or by repeated blows).
Drill is also a verb that means (1) train in the military, e.g., in the use of weapons, (2) undergo military training or do military exercises, (3) learn by repetition, (4) teach by repetition, (5) make a hole with a pointed power or hand tool.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word drill.
A drill bit is the removable cutting part of the drill and comes in a variety of sizes, materials, and point styles. Visit this site to learn about the different types of drill bits.
Cordless drills are practical and convenient for places where outlets are not readily available. Visit this site to learn about the similarities and differences between cordless and corded drills.
This dental clinic page comprises information about dentist careers in the United States of America plus a photo of a dentist and his assistant using a dentist drill on a patient.
Power tools include tools used to drill, cut, and shape. This power tool glossary provides information about different power tools as well as links to power tool suppliers.
The following articles provide recent drill-related news.
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey is rejecting European Union condemnation of its efforts to drill for gas in waters off the coast of Cyprus and says the bloc cannot be considered an impartial mediator for the divided island. ...
Washington Times. Wednesday, 10 Jul 2019 03:52:35 -0400.
The Trump administration will soon let oil companies bid on land to drill in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Some Alaska Natives fear harm to migrating caribou, others see opportunity.
Elizabeth Harball. NPR. Wednesday, 03 Jul 2019 07:00:00 -0400.
Lower investments in oil exploration and production operations hamper demand for oilfield services of Schlumberger (SLB) since the firm helps drillers efficiently drill oil wells.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Friday, 21 Jun 2019 15:24:00 GMT.
Turkey on Saturday criticized southern European Union nations for urging the EU to consider action against Turkey over its bid to drill for gas in waters where Cyprus has exclusive economic rights. ...
Yahoo. Saturday, 15 Jun 2019 09:22:40 -0400.