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oil well

noun [C]
 
 
NATURAL RESOURCES, PRODUCTION a hole that is made in the ground so that oil can be taken out of it: Drilling a 15,800-foot-deep oil well costs $7.5 million on average.
Translations of “oil well”
in Chinese (Traditional) 油井…
in Chinese (Simplified) 油井…
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