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Meaning of “well” - Learner’s Dictionary

well

noun [C]     /wel/
a deep hole in the ground from which you can get water, oil, or gasParts of watercoursesMining and quarrying
Translations of “well”
in Arabic بِئْر…
in Korean 우물…
in Malaysian telaga, ruang tangga…
in French puits, cage (d’escalier)…
in Turkish kuyu, artezyen…
in Italian pozzo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 水井, 油井, 氣井…
in Russian колодец, источник…
in Polish studnia, szyb…
in Vietnamese giếng, lồng cầu thang…
in Spanish pozo, hueco…
in Portuguese poço…
in Thai บ่อน้ำ, บ่อน้ำมัน, ปล่อง…
in German der Brunnen, das (Treppen-)Haus…
in Catalan pou…
in Japanese 井戸…
in Indonesian sumur, lorong tangga…
in Chinese (Simplified) 水井, 油井, 气井…
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