drills

drɪl n. tool for drilling holes; practice, training; furrow; seeding machine; row of seeds in a furrow v. bore a hole; practice, train; sow seeds in rows

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Drills — Strong, heavy faced cloths of 3 end weave, good quality yarns of counts from 12 s to 24 s warp and weft. Usually 28 in. to 30 in. wide, for the shipping trade. They are shipped grey, grey finished, white, dyed and printed. PEPERELL JEANS, or… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • DRILLS — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Drills Florentine Or French Twill — A four shaft weave from heavy yarns of good quality, warp faced, with a pronounced twill rib. Khaki drills are principally made with this weave. Typical cloths are 29 in. wide 88 ends and 44 picks per inch, 18 s T., 16 s W. 88 ends and 44 picks… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Drills (Satin) — The five shaft satin weave, warp faced, in a finer reed than other drills. The yarns must be good qualities, and free from hard and soft places (see Satin Drills) …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Riots, Drills and the Devil — Infobox Television episode Title = Riots, Drills and the Devil Series = Prison Break Caption = T Bag starts a prison riot. Season = 1 Episode = 6 7 Airdate = September 26, 2005 (Part 1) October 3, 2005 (Part 2) Production = 1AKJ05 (Part 1) 1AKJ06 …   Wikipedia

  • Isolation Drills — Infobox Album | Name = Isolation Drills Type = Album Artist = Guided by Voices Released = April 10, 2001 Recorded = 2000 Genre = Indie rock Length = 47:12 Label = TVT Producer = Rob Schnapf Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4|5… …   Wikipedia

  • French Drills — See Drills …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Grey Drills — All drills came under this term at one time, but gradually the term has come to be applied to the 3 shaft warp face weave 2 up, 1 down, made from heavy yarns, such as 12 s to 24 s warp and weft. These cloths are used for boot linings, suitings,… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • Khaki Drills — A good quality Florentine cotton drill cloth, four shaft weave, such as 88 ends and 72 picks per inch, 20 s T., 18 s W., dyed khaki colour and used for military purposes. Widths vary from 27 in. to 40 in. In addition to military requirements,… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • letter drills — A series of drills in which each drill size is designated by a letter of the alphabet: A, B, C, etc …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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