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Meaning of "oil drill" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OIL DRILL

oil drill  [ɔɪl drɪl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OIL DRILL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Oil drill is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES OIL DRILL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

oil drill

Oil well

An oil well is a boring into the Earth that is designed to bring petroleum oil hydrocarbons to the surface. Usually some natural gas is produced along with the oil. A well that is designed to produce mainly or only gas may be termed a gas well.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OIL DRILL


Benadryl
ˈbɛnədrɪl
drill
drɪl
escadrille
ˌɛskəˈdrɪl
espadrille
ˌɛspəˈdrɪl
mandrill
ˈmændrɪl
predrill
priːˈdrɪl
quadrille
kwɒˈdrɪl
redrill
riːˈdrɪl
sulfhydryl
sʌlfˈhaɪdrɪl
sulphhydryl
sʌlfˈhaɪdrɪl
tendril
ˈtɛndrɪl
test-drill
ˈtestˌdrɪl
tredrille
trəˈdrɪl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OIL DRILL

oil beetle
oil cake
oil change
oil colour
oil cooler
oil deposits
oil drum
oil embargo
oil filter
oil find
oil gauge
oil hardening
oil industry
oil installation
oil lamp
oil level
oil men
oil minister
oil of cloves
oil of turpentine

WORDS THAT END LIKE OIL DRILL

bayonet drill
boat drill
brill
diamond drill
fire drill
frill
hammer drill
hand drill
kerb drill
krill
pack drill
percussion drill
pneumatic drill
power drill
prill
rill
shrill
thrill
trill
twist drill

Synonyms and antonyms of oil drill in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «oil drill» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OIL DRILL

Find out the translation of oil drill to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of oil drill from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «oil drill» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

石油钻头
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

de perforación de petróleo
570 millions of speakers

English

oil drill
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

तेल ड्रिल
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

حفر النفط
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

масло дрель
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

perfuração de petróleo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

তেল ড্রিল
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

forage pétrolier
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Gerudi minyak
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Öl bohren
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

石油ドリル
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

석유 드릴
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pengeboran minyak
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

khoan dầu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

எண்ணெய் துரப்பணம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तेल धान्य पेरण्याचे यंत्र
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Petrol sondajı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

trapano olio
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wiertarka oleju
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

масло дриль
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

drill ulei
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

τρυπάνι πετρελαίου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

olie boor
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

olja drill
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

olje drill
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of oil drill

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OIL DRILL»

The term «oil drill» is normally little used and occupies the 117.043 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OIL DRILL» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «oil drill» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «oil drill» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about oil drill

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OIL DRILL»

Discover the use of oil drill in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to oil drill and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Global Warming: Why You Should Be Afraid
We must keep our economy strong and keep our wealth here and when it comes to energy our biggest problem is foreign oil. Drill American oil! Drill our oil if you find it in Alaska and the everglades and Senator John McCain is wrong drill it out  ...
Joseph Patrick Noonan, 2009
2
Library of Congress Subject Headings
... drilling fluids USE Drilling muds Oil well drilling muds USE Drilling muds Oil well drilling rig evacuation USE Oil well drilling rigs—Evacuation Oil well drilling rigs (May Subd Geog) [TN87I.51 UF Den'icks, Oil Drill rigs Drilling rigs Drilling rigs, ...
Library of Congress, 2006
3
Advances in Decision Analysis: From Foundations to Applications
Revenues Cost of Drilling Cost of Testing Revenues (Oil, Drill) Cost if Drill b) Seismic Structure Amount of Oil Test? Test Report Drill? Revenues Cost of Drilling Cost of Testing a) & & Another example of an information gathering decision is ...
Ward Edwards, Ralph F. Miles Jr., Detlof von Winterfeldt, 2007
4
Quantitative Analysis: An Introduction
Historically, the probability of a randomly chosen oil drill being successful is about 10%. For a cost of $2,000, the investor can have access to geological survey data for a particular oil drilling project. The geological surveys for oil drilling ...
Roy M Chiulli, 1999
5
Petroleum Engineer's Guide to Oil Field Chemicals and Fluids
... which means that technologies for disposing of this kind of wastes have had to be developed. Oil-drill cuttings contain typically 50% OBM. The hydrocarbon content of these materials must be reduced to less than 1% before being discharged ...
Johannes Fink, 2011
6
Sohare Creek unit exploratory oil well no. 1-35: draft ...
A safety comparison of helicopter to conventional transportation is as follows: Helicopter The following statistics have been supplied by the National Transportation Safety Board and are not specific to helicopter mobilization of an oil drill rig.
Gary Holsan, United States. Bureau of Land Management. Rock Springs District, 1987
7
Oil Rig Workers: Life Drilling for Oil
Explores how to prepare for and get into the field of oil rig work as a leasehand, rigger, driller, or drilling manager, and looks at the daily life of one who chooses a career as an oil worker.
Katherine White, 2003
8
Nontechnical Guide to Petroleum Geology, Exploration, ...
In this popular text that has trained thousands in the petroleum industry for years, Dr. Norman Hyne takes readers through upstream operations--from how oil and gas are formed; how to find commercial quantities; how to drill, evaluate, and ...
Norman J. Hyne, 2012
9
Oil and Gas
Describes the origins of oil and gas, and discusses the role of petroleum products in history, exploring and drilling for oil, processing and transporting oil, environmental effects, and alternative energy sources.
John Paul Zronik, 2004
10
Twilight in the Desert: The Coming Saudi Oil Shock and the ...
These will include the country that owns the oil, the providers of the money necessary to explore for and find the oil, drill and equip wells, construct GOSPs, pipelines, refineries, tankers, and so on, and the companies that provide all the critical ...
Matthew R. Simmons, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OIL DRILL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term oil drill is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Drill rig may be in Seward's future
Seward City Manager Jim Hunt says a large oil drill rig from a well-known company may come to Seward in the off-season and find safe harbor ... «Sewardcity News, Jul 15»
2
Shell gets permits for limited exploratory drilling off Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- The Obama administration has given Royal Dutch Shell PLC approval to begin limited exploratory oil drilling off ... «CTV News, Jul 15»
3
Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) Earnings Tumble Amid Weak …
... and analysts in a conference call Monday that the number of rigs will likely remain the same while the oil drill recovery will be a gradual one. «LearnBonds, Jul 15»
4
China's Honghua Group wins drilling contract in Iraq
Oil Drill - Dani Simmonds - FreeImages The two rigs will become operative in August and September 2015. (Image source: Dani ... «Oil Review Middle East, Jul 15»
5
U.S. oil drill rigs are up and running for first time in 30 weeks
Drillers put rigs in U.S. oil fields back to work for the first time since December, driving down crude futures on speculation that an ... «The Denver Post, Jul 15»
6
Second Shell drill rig leaves for Alaska
KIRO-TV reports (http://is.gd/G0PLSO ) the massive oil drill rig was escorted from the harbor in Everett by two tug boats and two Coast Guard ... «KGMI, Jun 15»
7
Internet of Things changing IT ecosystem, says tech firm
Remote sensors at the site can pick up crucial parameters at an oil drill state and can send this data wirelessly to a computer with all specifics ... «mydigitalfc.com, Jun 15»
8
Alaska governor tours Shell oil rig docked in Seattle, meets with Inslee
SEATTLE (AP) — Alaska Gov. Bill Walker toured a massive oil drill rig parked on Seattle's waterfront Wednesday before meeting with Gov. «Q13 FOX, May 15»
9
Study links oil drill to ailments
Jorhat, May 26: People living near oil drilling sites are likely to suffer from liver ailments because of the air pollutants in the area, a study ... «Calcutta Telegraph, May 15»
10
Protesters in kayaks prepare to meet Shell's oil drill rig in Seattle
Shell's Arctic drilling vessel the Noble Discoverer arrives in Everett, Wash. on Tuesday, May 12, 2015. The rig arrived just as the Port of Seattle ... «Fox Business, May 15»

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