Artesian Well

Science / Geology / Artesian Well: A well that penetrates an aquiclude to reach an aquifer containing water under pressure. Thus water in the well rises above the surrounding water table.

Other Words for Well

Well Noun Synonyms: successfully, famously, marvelously, wonderfully, fabulously, incredibly, splendidly, admirably, spectacularly, excellently, superbly
Well Adverb Synonyms: skilfully, expertly, adeptly, proficiently, ably
Well Verb Synonyms: articulately, understandably, expressively, correctly, accurately, properly, proficiently, effectively, artistically, poetically, grammatically
Well Adjective Synonyms: satisfactorily, sufficiently, adequately, agreeably, nicely, (well) enough, OK, okay
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Swell

Science / Geology / Swell: An oceanic water wave with a wavelength on the order of 30 meters or more and a height of perhaps 2 meters or less that may travel great distances from its source. MORE

Upwelling

Science / Geology / Upwelling: Movement of cold water from the floor of a lake or ocean up into a shallow area. MORE

Upwelling Current

Science / Geology / Upwelling Current: The upward movement of cold bottom water in the sea, which occurs when wind or currents displace the lighter surface water. MORE

Stilling Well

Science / Tides and Currents / Stilling Well: A vertical pipe with a relatively small opening (intake) in the bottom. It is used in a gauge installation to dampen short period surface waves while freely admitting the tide, other long period waves MORE

Single-Family, Owner-Occupied Dwellings

Business / Real Estate / Single-Family, Owner-Occupied Dwellings: A dwelling which will be owned and occupied by a signatory to the mortgage or deed of trust secured by such dwelling within 90 days of the execution of the mortgage or deed of trust. MORE

Rockwell Hardness Test

Business / Machine Shop / Rockwell Hardness Test: The most common hardness testing method. This procedure uses a minor load to prevent surface irregularities from affecting results. There are nine different Rockwell hardness tests corresponding to co MORE

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