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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Provided with water, as a stratum which will yield an artesian flow or a series of springs.
  • n. A journal-box having in the lower part a groove communicating with a pipe through which water under heavy pressure is admitted beneath the journal, which it. raises slightly from its bearings.


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