wellhead

suomi-englanti sanakirja

wellhead englannista suomeksi

  1. suihkukaivo

  2. lähde

  1. Substantiivi

wellhead englanniksi

  1. The place where a spring breaks out of the ground; the source of water for a stream or well.

  2. 1607, (w), ''(w)'', London: William Aspley, Act I, Scene 1, p. 3,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A18403.0001.001

  3. Leaue the troubled streames,
    And liue as Thriuers doe at the Well head.
  4. 1789, (w), ''Observations on the River Wye'', London: R. Blamire, Section 6, p. 74,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004863361.0001.000

  5. It is a singular circumstance, that within a quarter of a mile of the well-head of the (w), arises the (w).
  6. (RQ:Stevenson Kidnapped)

  7. The source of something; a fountainhead.

  8. (RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)

  9. 1932, (w), “Painted Tombs of Tarquinia” in ''(w)'', New York: Viking, 1957, p. 113,

  10. ... a bull was not merely a stud animal worth so much, due to go to the butcher in a little while. It was a vast wonder-beast, a well-head of the great, furnace-like passion that makes the worlds roll and the sun surge up ...
  11. The surface structure of an well etc.