meaning of artesian

artesian meaning in General Dictionary

Of or regarding Artois anciently labeled as Artesium in France

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  • (of water) increasing toward surface under inner hydrostatic force
  • Of or regarding Artois (anciently known as Artesium), in France.

artesian meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1830, from French puits art


artesian meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Of or pertaining to Artois (anciently known as Artesium), in France.


Sentence Examples with the word artesian

Water for irrigation purposes is often derived from artesian wells, which are very numerous in the S.

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