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bore

Medspeak
noun The inside diameter of a tubular structure.
 
verb To core or tunnel.
 
Vox populi
noun A person who bores, is boring.
 
verb  To make weary or distracted by being uncompelling, uninteresting or tedious.
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bore

Vox populi
1. The inside diameter of a tubular structure.
2. A person who bores.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

bore

1. The internal diameter of a tube.
2. To drill, e.g. into the surface of a bone or tooth.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners
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