standard hole

noun

Definition of standard hole

: a hole machined to a standard of zero allowance plus a specified tolerance, any allowance in the fit being provided for in the size of the shaft intended to fit the hole — compare bilateral sense 5, standard shaft

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“Standard hole.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/standard%20hole. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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