bore premature

bore premature

[′bȯr ‚prē·mə′chu̇r]
(ordnance)
The premature explosion of a projectile occurring within the bore.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Participation in a peer counseling program aimed at encouraging breast-feeding was associated with elevated rates of breastfeeding at 12 weeks among women who bore premature infants at an inner-city hospital in 2001-2004.