- Counterbore Coun"ter*bore` (-b?r`), n.
1. A flat-bottomed cylindrical enlargement of the mouth of a
hole, usually of slight depth, as for receiving a
cylindrical screw head.
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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