subartesian


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Adj.1.subartesian - (of water) rising naturally in a well to a height appreciably above that of the surrounding water table but not flowing out of the well
artesian - (of water) rising to the surface under internal hydrostatic pressure; "an artesian well"; "artesian pressure"
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"Attention was paid to improving the irrigation system of the sown areas, 314 subartesian wells were drilled to improve water supply to the population, the relevant work was carried out to create irrigation canals," he added.