bore

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larvae bore into and feed on apples apple maggot , railroad worm , Rhagoletis pomonella
short musket of wide bore with a flared muzzle blunderbuss
any of various insects or larvae or mollusks that bore into wood borer , woodborer
bullet, diameter of tube or bore of gun for caliber
native to Europe; in America the larvae bore into the stem and crown of corn and other plants corn borer , corn borer moth , European corn borer moth , Pyrausta nubilalis
small beetle that likes to bore through the bark of spruce trees and eat the cambium which eventually kills the tree Dendroctonus rufipennis , spruce bark beetle
brass instrument resembling a cornet but with a wider bore fluegelhorn , flugelhorn
bore fuddy-duddy , stuffed shirt
small brown moth whose larvae bore into flowers and bolls of cotton Gelechia gossypiella
slender double-reed instrument; a woodwind with a conical bore and a double-reed mouthpiece hautbois , hautboy , oboe
large beetle whose larvae bore holes in pine trees pine sawyer
bore who makes excessive use of platitudes platitudinarian
shoulder firearm with a long barrel and a rifled bore rifle
any of several beetles whose larvae bore holes in dead or dying trees especially conifers sawyer , sawyer beetle
single-reed woodwind with a conical bore sax , saxophone
space between the projectile of a smoothbore gun and the surface of the bore of the gun windage
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