- A deep hole or shaft sunk into the earth to obtain water, oil, gas, or brine. (noun)
- A container or reservoir for a liquid, such as ink. (noun)
- A place where water issues from the earth; a spring or fountain. (noun)
- A mineral spring. (noun)
- A watering place; a spa. (noun)
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