well drain

noun

Definition of well drain

1 : a well or pit for draining wet land
2 : a drain discharging into a well

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First Known Use of well drain

circa 1819

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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well-drain

transitive verb

Definition of well-drain

: to drain (land) by well drains from which the water is pumped out

Origin and Etymology of well-drain

well drain


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