Definition of 'oil well'
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Translations for 'oil well'
British English: oil well /ɔɪl wɛl/ NOUN
An oil well is a deep hole which is made in order to get oil out of the ground.
- American English: oil well
- Arabic: بِئْرُ بِتْرُولٍ
- Brazilian Portuguese: poço petrolífero
- Chinese: 油井
- Croatian: izvor nafte
- Czech: ropný vrt
- Danish: oliekilde
- Dutch: oliebron
- European Spanish: pozo petrolero
- Finnish: öljylähde
- French: puits de pétrole
- German: Ölquelle
- Greek: πετρελαιοπηγή
- Italian: pozzo di petrolio
- Japanese: 油井戸
- Korean: 유정
- Norwegian: oljebrønn
- Polish: szyb naftowy
- European Portuguese: poço petrolífero
- Romanian: sondă de petrol
- Russian: нефтяная скважина
- Spanish: pozo petrolero
- Swedish: oljekälla
- Thai: บ่อน้ำมัน
- Turkish: petrol kuyusu
- Ukrainian: нафтова свердловина
- Vietnamese: giếng dầu
Definition of oil well from the Collins English Dictionary
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