Definitions

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  • n. A well constructed by boring a vertical hole (often subsequently fitted with a casing).

Etymologies

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bore +‎ well

Examples

  • Last evening, when our army team had almost reached the site, then the wall on this side of the borewell which is around three feet width and 20 feet in length collapsed on the machine and the driver somehow managed to escape.

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  • Ramulu had spent a large sum of money to dig a borewell twice.

    Analysis

  • The police said they were engaged in cleaning a borewell at a house.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • One-and-half years old girl falls into 200 feet deep borewell in Punjab

    PunjabNewsline.Com

  • Batala (Punjab) Body of a 3-year-old girl, who fell into a borewell at Dheera village in Gurdaspur district, was taken out by the army and administration rescuers here on

    Latest News Online - Express Indian

  • The owner of the borewell had covered it with a gunny bag after it's electric motor stopped functioning a few days back.

    Latest News Online - Express Indian

  • BATALA: Rescue operations by Indian Army officials to save three-and-half-year old Dilnaz kaur who fell into a 200 feet deep borewell on Wednesday were on in full swing.

    PunjabNewsline.Com

  • Civil hospital where doctors said that the girl had died inside the borewell itself.

    Latest News Online - Express Indian

  • Army operation on to rescue girl falls into borewell in Punjab

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  • Dilnaz kaur who accidentally fell into a 200 feet deep borewell while playing in the courtyard of her maternal uncle Rattanjit Singh at Dhira village in Gurdaspur district.

    PunjabNewsline.Com

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