hot hole

hot hole

[′hät ‚hōl]
(electronics)
A hole that can move at much greater velocity than normal holes in a semiconductor.
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Several geothermal features are located in Elko, the largest of which is the Elko Hot Hole.
Drills and metal-working machines roar in a stifling hot hole cut into a cement wall.
True North drill crews have provided more flashy results, including one hot hole with 75 feet averaging .
That's because the sun resides in a warm, relatively gas-free region of the Milky Way -- a huge, hot hole in space.
Gradually he extends tip-ups out beyond hot holes in the direction of the activity.
The cell can be erased by hot holes, generated by the BBT mechanism like in NROM and Y-Flash.
The results also demonstrate that degradation and breakdown are not due to the trapping of hot holes that is commonly believed.
Some tools are lowered on a mechanical line, or slickline, that provides no digital communication with the surface: These are known as memory tools, and they are deployed where cable specifications would be inadequate, for example, in very hot holes where temperatures are greater than 400 |degrees~ C.
The SHARP tool has completed field tests in hot holes in Italy and the Austin chalk in the U.