Another of these artesian wells was called "The Fountain of Benediction."
It is in this way that what are called artesian wells are formed.
It is not intended to describe in detail the various stages of the progress of the artesian ray into the subterranean regions.
With some hesitation she at last alluded to the accident to the artesian well.
With these and modern forms of artesian wells the deserts have literally been made to blossom as the rose.
James located the first artesian well which was bored in Chicago.
It is still doubtful whether very large areas can be irrigated by means of artesian wells.
Experiments are making in this respect to artesian wells also.
We tried to remedy this defect by boring an artesian well, but all our attempts were unsuccessful.
“But that was before alfalfa and artesian wells,” Dick smoothed for him.
1830, from French puits artésien "wells of Artois," French province where such wells were first bored 18c. by French engineer Bernard Forest de Bélidor (1698-1761). The place name is from Old French Arteis, from Atrebates, a tribe that lived in northwestern Gallia. Cf. Arras.