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.
In a proposed court filing, Los Angeles County officials said the waterworks district that is the valley's largest single supplier of water to homes and businesses has overriding rights to pump well water over nonmunicipal users.
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.
Projects financed in Ghana include building community pump wells and ventilated latrines, and facilitating good hygiene education.
On Earth, they could help run irrigation systems, provide additional power for trains or telephone systems, pump wells, or just keep a village lighted.