Pronunciation: /riːˈbɔː /[with object]
Make a new or wider boring in (the cylinders of an internal-combustion engine): the engine can be rebored without taking it out of the vehicle
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:
- The US English dictionary