drill

(redirected from power drill)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

drill

 [dril]
instruction by repetition. a device for cutting a hole or shaping something.
bladder drill a technique of bladder training in which the patient is instructed to postpone voiding for an hour and a half, regardless of urgency or interim incontinence. The time interval between voiding episodes is increased in half-hour increments to a goal of two and a half to three hours.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

drill

(dril),
1. To make a hole in bone or other hard substance.
2. An instrument for making or enlarging a hole in bone or in a tooth.
[Middle Dutch drillen, to bore]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

drill

(drĭl)
n.
a. An implement with cutting edges or a pointed end for boring holes in hard materials, usually by a rotating abrasion or repeated blows; a bit.
b. The hand-operated or hand-powered holder for this implement.
c. A loud, harsh noise made by or as if by a powered tool of this kind.
v. drilled, drilling, drills

drill′er n.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

drill

(dril)
1. To make a hole in bone or other hard substance.
2. An instrument for making or enlarging a hole in bone or in a tooth.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012

Patient discussion about drill

Q. What do you do when one gets an Asthma attack? like what is the drill and what steps i need to do in order to help him ?

A. First thing to do before you have an attack is to find out what your triggers are like smoke,cats,dogs,food,dust--get yourself a pulmonary dr.He will take test to find out what is causing your attacks-also drugs an alcohol can have effect on asthma--if you already have this, try your inhalor first,if it is not helping go to the emergency room at your hosp--mrfoot56.

More discussions about drill
This content is provided by iMedix and is subject to iMedix Terms. The Questions and Answers are not endorsed or recommended and are made available by patients, not doctors.
References in periodicals archive ?
4 Screw the 1x4 and 2x4 spacers to the vertical 2x4 supports using a power drill and 3-in.
THREE men have appeared in court charged with a power drill attack.
The other is a 6980 FD Makita cordless power drill in a green Makita case.
YOU MUST HAVE A JOHJ-VOLTAGE RECHARGABLE BATTERY PACK FOR A CORDLIESS KIND OF GUY--BUT LIKE I SAID--YOU AREN'T THE 1/2" POWER DRILL THAT YOU USED TO BE--NOW EXHALE
A diy chain announced yesterday it was launching a wedding list service for couples who would rather receive a power drill than cutlery.
A DIY chain yesterday announced it was launching a wedding list service for couples who would rather receive a power drill than a canteen of cutlery.
Still, play your cards right, Jacqui, and you'll never have to handle a hammer or power drill again!
NEW MILL: May 30 - Suspects force open garage door and steal petrol generator, power drill and petrol canister.
They were charged with causing assault to severe injury using a power drill.
If you can use a power drill, blinds are straightforward to fit and are a good way to give a room a new look in no time at all.
The thief smashed a back window to get inside and took a power saw worth pounds 300 and a power drill valued at pounds 400.

Full browser ?