The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Drill \Drill\, n.
1. A small trickling stream; a rill. [Obs.]
Springs through the pleasant meadows pour their
(a) An implement for making holes for sowing seed, and
sometimes so formed as to contain seeds and drop them
into the hole made.
(b) A light furrow or channel made to put seed into
(c) A row of seed sown in a furrow.
Note: Drill is used adjectively, or as the first part of a
compound; as, drill barrow or drill-barrow; drill
husbandry; drill plow or drill-plow.
Drill barrow, a wheeled implement for planting seed in
Drill bow, a small bow used for the purpose of rapidly
turning a drill around which the bowstring takes a turn.
Drill harrow, a harrow used for stirring the ground between
rows, or drills.
Drill plow, or Drill plough, a sort plow for sowing grain