Origin of shot hole
Examples from the Web for shot hole
Again an angry growling was heard from the mastiff's kennel, and the priest looked a second time through the shot-hole.
The bullet had gone through the gag into the jaw; that is why there was a shot-hole in the scarf, but only one shot.The Wisdom of Father Brown|G. K. Chesterton
When search was made, a shot-hole was discovered forward, between wind and water.Our Sailors|W.H.G. Kingston
There appeared to be a shot-hole at the upper part near the hip.Recollections of Old Liverpool|A Nonagenarian
The turret was now in bright flames, which flashed out furiously from window and shot-hole.