noun. ['ˈdɛrɪk'] a framework erected over an oil well to allow drill tubes to be raised and lowered.
Rhymes with Derrick
Sentences with derrick
Rig derrick equipment and operate pumps to circulate mud through drill hole.
2. Noun, singular or mass
The drill bit is pulled to the top of the derrick and dropped to the ground repeatedly.
noun. ['ˈdɛrɪk'] a simple crane having lifting tackle slung from a boom.