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a       vt  
to perforate, pierce,   (Min)   to drill, bore  
to punch, punch a hole in  
to punch  
to sink  
to puncture   (tb Med)  
b       vi     (Min)   to drill, bore
c    perforarse      vpr  
to get perforated
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'perforan' found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
perforar ; atravesar
[Fig.];[Liter.] Ej.: Her eye bored into me when I told her the truth. The church has holes bored into the back wall
perforar un pozo
perforar con la ruleta
perforar un túnel en la tierra
hacer {or} perforar un agujero en
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Decía: "Se perforan orejas mientras espera". It said, "Ears pierced while you wait."
¿Qué pasa si sus balas perforan el equipo? What if their bullet pierced the equipment?
they drill
Por si os lo estáis preguntando, en una craneotomía, perforan agujeros en tu cabeza. In case you're wondering, during a craniotomy, they drill holes in your head.
Perforan a mil metros de profundidad. They drill a thousand metres deep.
Se ha ampliado la infraestructura vial, se construyen escuelas y se perforan pozos en las aldeas para abastecerlas de agua potable. Road infrastructure was being expanded, schools were being built and wells were being drilled in villages to ensure drinking water supply.
Los modelos tienen en cuenta que los pozos se perforan, pueden producir por un tiempo y pueden luego cerrarse o abandonarse. The models take into account the fact that wells are drilled, may produce for a time, and then may be shut-in or abandoned.
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