Meaning of shot hole

shot' hole"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a condition in plants in which small, rounded spots drop out of the leaves, appearing as if the leaves were riddled by shot, resulting from infection or injury.


Pronunciation: (shot'hōl"), [key]
— n.
  1. a hole drilled in rock, coal, ore, etc., to hold explosives used in blasting.
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