Definición de well head en inglés:

well head

Saltos de línea: well head

sustantivo

1The place where a spring comes out of the ground.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • You should test for bacteria if your well head becomes flooded or submerged.
  • Water towers, well heads, manholes and fire hydrants are not typically secure, and are considered the most vulnerable points of a water system.
  • There are leaks coming in, leaks in the bathrooms, leaks under the kitchen… the well head leaks, too.
2The structure over a well, typically an oil or gas well.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Well pads are spaced 80 acres apart on the open, rough prairie; the well heads are housed in garden shed-size hutches.
  • There is a reservoir which is at pressure, and there is a vertical pipe that comes from the reservoir to the well head, which is quite long.
  • It smacks of desperation because, as analyst Michael C. Ruppert notes, ‘As water is forced under pressure into the reservoir, the oil is forced upwards toward the well heads and extraction is thereby increased.’

Definición de well head en:

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día flippant
Pronunciación: ˈflɪp(ə)nt
adjective
not showing a serious or respectful attitude