air well

noun

Definition of air well

: a court enclosed within walls and open at the top for supplying air to windows

called also air shaft

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First Known Use of air well

1864, in the meaning defined above

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“Air well.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/air%20well. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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