Pronunciation: /rēˈbôr /[with object]
Bore out (the cylinders of an internal combustion engine) again, typically in order to widen them.
More example sentences
- This makes it possible to rebore bushings which have been used on the left side and reapply them on the right side, thus prolonging the life of the bearings.
- You had to rebush the rod if the slack was excessive, or rebore the big end if it was split - all of which you hoped could be deferred until the entire affair had to be dismantled for white-lead testing.
- At the same time the tube lines would examine new ways of peak fare pricing, new signalling, reboring tunnels and even building entirely new tubes.
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Definition of rebore in:
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