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1. WordNet® 3.0 (2006)
    n 1: an opening into or through something
    2: an opening deliberately made in or through something
    3: one playing period (from tee to green) on a golf course; "he
       played 18 holes" [syn: hole, golf hole]
    4: an unoccupied space
    5: a depression hollowed out of solid matter [syn: hole,
    6: a fault; "he shot holes in my argument"
    7: informal terms for a difficult situation; "he got into a
       terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage" [syn:
       fix, hole, jam, mess, muddle, pickle, kettle of
    8: informal terms for the mouth [syn: trap, cakehole,
       hole, maw, yap, gob]
    v 1: hit the ball into the hole [syn: hole, hole out]
    2: make holes in

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Hole \Hole\ (h[=o]l), a.
   Whole. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
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3. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Hole \Hole\ (h[=o]l), n. [OE. hol, hole, AS. hol, hole, cavern,
   from hol, a., hollow; akin to D. hol, OHG. hol, G. hohl, Dan.
   huul hollow, hul hole, Sw. h[*a]l, Icel. hola; prob. from the
   root of AS. helan to conceal. See Hele, Hell, and cf.
   Hold of a ship.]
   1. A hollow place or cavity; an excavation; a pit; an opening
      in or through a solid body, a fabric, etc.; a perforation;
      a rent; a fissure.
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            The holes where eyes should be.       --Shak.
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            The blind walls
            Were full of chinks and holes.        --Tennyson.
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            The priest took a chest, and bored a hole in the
            lid.                                  --2 Kings xii.
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   2. An excavation in the ground, made by an animal to live in,
      or a natural cavity inhabited by an animal; hence, a low,
      narrow, or dark lodging or place; a mean habitation.
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            The foxes have holes, . . . but the Son of man hath
            not where to lay his head.            --Luke ix. 58.

   3. (Games)
      (a) A small cavity used in some games, usually one into
          which a marble or ball is to be played or driven;
          hence, a score made by playing a marble or ball into
          such a hole, as in golf.
      (b) (Fives) At Eton College, England, that part of the
          floor of the court between the step and the pepperbox.
          [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

   Syn: Hollow; concavity; aperture; rent; fissure; crevice;
        orifice; interstice; perforation; excavation; pit; cave;
        den; cell.
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   Hole and corner, clandestine, underhand. [Colloq.] "The
      wretched trickery of hole and corner buffery." --Dickens.

   Hole board (Fancy Weaving), a board having holes through
      which cords pass which lift certain warp threads; --
      called also compass board.
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4. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Hole \Hole\, v. t. [AS. holian. See Hole, n.]
   1. To cut, dig, or bore a hole or holes in; as, to hole a
      post for the insertion of rails or bars. --Chapman.
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   2. To drive into a hole, as an animal, or a billiard ball.
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5. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Hole \Hole\, v. i.
   To go or get into a hole. --B. Jonson.
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6. The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003)

    A region in an otherwise flat entity which is not actually present. For
    example, some Unix filesystems can store large files with holes so that
    unused regions of the file are never actually stored on disk. (In
    techspeak, these are referred to as ?sparse? files.) As another example,
    the region of memory in IBM PCs reserved for memory-mapped I/O devices
    which may not actually be present is called ?the I/O hole?, since
    memory-management systems must skip over this area when filling user
    requests for memory.

7. The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018)

   1.  In the hole model of current flow, the absence
   of an electron, e.g. in a semiconductor material.  In the
   electron model, a hole can be thought of as an incomplete outer
   electron shell in a doping substance.  Considering holes as
   positive charge carriers is a useful abstraction.

   2.  A security vulnerability, particularly one which
   allows an attacker to gain unauthorised access to a system (by
   analogy with a hole in a wall).


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