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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The place where a spring emerges from the ground; The source from which a stream flows

Usage examples (32)
  • The worst case scenario, if the wellhead is lost, could be 6 million barrels a day, or 4 Exxon Valdezes per week.
  • The wellhead is the last component to be constructed.
  • It would not even be able to get close to the wellhead, which is 5,000 feet below the surface.
  • If they are indeed communicated, pressure will build on the wellhead, which is exactly what's happening. for more
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