pump well


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Noun1.Pump well - an enclosure in the middle of a ship's hold that protects the ship's pumpspump well - an enclosure in the middle of a ship's hold that protects the ship's pumps
well - an enclosed compartment in a ship or plane for holding something as e.g. fish or a plane's landing gear or for protecting something as e.g. a ship's pumps
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are in a legal battle over the rights to pump well water.
A legal battle is already under way involving local water districts, farmers and property owners over the rights to pump well water.
Of the reported equity, the provincial government spent P79 million in the upgrading of hospital facilities and health services; P286 million on irrigation canals, pump wells and farmers' subsidies for certified seeds.
The reservoir, atop the hill, uses the earth's natural gravity within the pipes to run the water down into 19 hand pump wells stationed at various locations within the camp.
The projects included 10 hand pump wells and a micro hydro electric power, he said.
On Earth, they could help run irrigation systems, provide additional power for trains or telephone systems, pump wells, or just keep a village lighted.