cross bit


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Noun1.cross bit - a rock drill having cruciform cutting edgescross bit - a rock drill having cruciform cutting edges; used in mining
bore bit, borer, rock drill, stone drill - a drill for penetrating rock
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Limited tenders are invited for procurement of cross bit 4mm
Nurse Carolyn Smith's Staffordshire-Labrador cross bit the man's leg so badly he had to stay off work for eight weeks, and is still taking painkillers six months later, magistrates in Southport heard.
For example, cross bits tend to drill a straighter hole than button bits; however, they can be significantly more expensive.