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Those are saguaro cactuses…the big ones…birds make holes in them and build their nests inside.

Well over a thousand holes in, I average less than four strokes per hole.

As a result, all listeners really know about him are the discrepancies and holes in the version he told in 1999.

In doing so, he implied the obsolescence of that most embedded of British watering holes, the pub.

These black holes are a type known as quasars: extremely massive objects that emit more light than the rest of the galaxy.

Anyway there was a lot of embroidery on it, full of little holes, which somehow contrived to be extraordinarily fetching.

The melody or tune is played on one of the pipes furnished with holes for the purpose, while the other three give a drone, bass.

The sound holes may have been traced down and even the upper and lower circular holes bored.

Closing the holes again and blowing harder, we get the scale an octave higher.

The six holes being closed by the fingers, the ground tone of the tube is produced.


On this page you'll find 100 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to holes, such as: dent, tunnel, void, crater, pocket, and window.

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