A deep hole or shaft sunk into the Earth to tap a liquid or gaseous substance such as water, oil, gas, or brine. If the substance is not under sufficient pressure to flow freely from the well, it must be pumped or raised mechanically to the surface. Water or pressurized gas is sometimes pumped into a nonproducing oil well to push petroleum resources out of underground reservoirs.
An enclosed place or tract of land. The visible boundary around an enclosed place or tract of land, consisting of a fence, hedge, wall, or similar structure, or the invisible boundary around an unenclosed place or tract of land. The boundary is “broken” if anyone crosses the boundary without permission or an invitation from the land’s owner. See also breach. The legal interest of one who owns a particular piece of enclosed or unenclosed land. To consummate, conclude, or bring to an end, especially a discussion or negotiation. See also closing.
, used predicatively, stresses separateness, distinctness, or lack of connection more strongly than
is applied to that which is far off in space, time, connection, etc. from a place, thing, or person understood as a point of reference a remote village, the remote past
, although also suggesting a considerable interval of separation a distant sound, is the term used when the measure of any interval is specified desks four feet distant from one another
generally suggests that which is an indefinitely long way off in space, time, relation, etc. far lands
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