collared hole[′käl·ərd ‚hōl]
A started hole drilled sufficiently deep to confine the drill bit and prevent slippage of the bit from normal position.
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A hole of shallow depth, drilled into a material to prevent slippage of the bit when a deeper hole is drilled.
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