olive hole

noun

: a hole in a jeweled watch bearing whose sharp corners have been ground off to reduce the friction between the sides of the hole and the pivot that turns in it

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“Olive hole.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/olive%20hole. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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