Hole  

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"I've got a hole in me pocket!"

Extreme close-up from the movie "The Big Swallow" (1901), produced and directed by James Williamson (1855-1933)
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Extreme close-up from the movie "The Big Swallow" (1901), produced and directed by James Williamson (1855-1933)

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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
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A hole a hollow place or cavity; an excavation; a pit; an opening in or through a solid body, a fabric, etc.; a perforation; a rent; a fissure.

Etymology

Middle English, from Old English hol orifice, hollow place', from Proto-Germanic *hulą (compare Middle Dutch hool, German Höhle, Old Norse holr, Walloon hol), noun form of Proto-Germanic *hulaz 'hollow'. More at hollow.

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