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So, crouching on the ground, Davi twists the borer into one of the trunks.
He was surrounded by armour, treasure, and various implements, including the fire-borer.
The 5⁄8-inch pipe is tapped with the tap borer in the center.
The rockets were slowly cut; the borer jarred at the bottom of its hole; again the disintegrators droned out.
His attention was drawn to the borer, now dimly illuminated by its portable light, which had been secured to the door.
He started slowly around the borer, found a long narrow door slightly ajar, and stepped inside.
This borer would come close to meeting the professor's, four miles under our camp!
Not another soul was supposed to know of the earth-borer and its daring mission into the heart of the earth.
Phil knelt there silently for some minutes, shocked by his strange attack, bewildered by the unexpected descent of the borer.
Its protecting insulation proved quite inadequate, and the heat rapidly grew terrific as the borer dug down.

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perdureverb (used without object) | [per-door, -dyoor ]SEE DEFINITION
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