- IPA[ˈSHät ˌhōl]
- a hole made by the passage of a shot.；a hole bored in rock for the insertion of a blasting charge.
noun: shot hole, plural noun: shot holes
- 1. a hole made by the passage of a shot.
- 2. a hole bored in rock for the insertion of a blasting charge.
- 3. a small round hole made in a leaf by a fungus or bacterium, especially in a fruit tree following an attack of leaf spot shot-hole disease
- ▪ a small hole made in wood by a boring beetle a shot-hole borer