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Hollow out   /hˈɑloʊ aʊt/   Listen
Hollow out

verb
1.
Remove the interior of.  Synonyms: core out, hollow.






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"Hollow out" Quotes from Famous Books



... having been finished, the bow having been fashioned somewhat like that represented in the accompanying cut, and the stern having been shaped like that shown in the illustration given below, the next thing to be done is to hollow out the hull. Care must be taken in doing this not to cut away too much wood from one part, or to leave too much at another; a little more than half an inch of thickness may be left everywhere. Next, fix in the thwarts, or ...
— Man on the Ocean - A Book about Boats and Ships • R.M. Ballantyne



Words linked to "Hollow out" :   scollop, hollow, scallop, rout, draw in, hole, dig out, suck in, dig, cave, scoop out, gouge, undermine, core, cavern, core out, cavern out, excavate, empty



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