a hole drilled in rock, coal, ore, etc., to hold explosives used in blasting.
Other definitions for shot hole (2 of 2)
a condition in plants in which small, rounded spots drop out of the leaves, appearing as if the leaves were riddled by shot, resulting from infection or injury.
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How to use shothole in a sentence
Well, it looks like an old wornout picture of the wall beside my desk and the shothole as it appeared.Warren Commission (11 of 26): Hearings Vol. XI (of 15) | The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
British Dictionary definitions for shot hole
a drilled hole into which explosive is put for blasting
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