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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of punching a hole (especially a row of holes as for ease of separation); A line of small holes for tearing at a particular place; A hole made in something.

Usage examples (34)
  • A perforation of the eardrum
  • They have them now where the perforation is not visible.
  • Making a tear in the lining of the colon, which is called perforation
  • The perforation is the usual 12 and specimens are known entirely imperforate. for more
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