deep well

noun

Definition of deep well

: a well in which the water level is at a depth exceeding 22 feet beyond which the ordinary suction pump does not operate satisfactorily

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“Deep well.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/deep%20well. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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