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  • a  (of water) rising to the surface under internal hydrostatic pressure
    an artesian well
    artesian pressure

  • He discovered the Woodbine, Trinity and Paluxy oil-bearing sands in Texas, made other discoveries which led to the finding of artesian well water, which made possible the .
  • Drawn by artesian water, kangaroos infest Oxley Station, a cattle property in western New South Wales.
  • When the city's water supply failed to keep pace with expansion, private industries, hotels and housing estates sank their own artesian wells into the water table on which the .
News & Articles

  • 3 wounded in Marquette Park shooting
    Three people were shot in the Marquette Park neighborhood on Saturday afternoon. The shooting occurred near the intersection of 72nd Street and Artesian Avenue. Two people were listed in serious-to-critical condition and the third person was in fair-to-serious condition, according …
    June 16, 2013 - WGN TV Chicago
  • Three shot in Chicago Lawn
    Three people were shot in Chicago Lawn Saturday afternoon, authorities said. The shooting occurred at 2:15 p.m. in the 7200 block of South Artesian Avenue, according to Fire Media Affairs. Their ages and genders were not immediately available. Two of the three were taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn in critical condition, while the other person was taken to Holy Cross Hospital ...
    June 15, 2013 - Chicago Sun-Times
  • 3 shot, wounded in Chicago Lawn
    Two teenagers and a man were shot and wounded around 2:15 p.m. Saturday in the 7200 block of South Artesian Avenue in Chicago Lawn. A 15-year-old boy was shot in the right arm, a 19-year-old man was shot in the right leg and a 23-year-old man was shot in the back, police said. Two of the three victims, described as being in critical condition, were taken to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak ...
    June 15, 2013 - Chicago Sun-Times
Quotes

  • Mike Rann in Ninemsn
    One of the greatest benefits of such a plant is that it secures the long-term sustainability of the Great Artesian Basin,Mr Rann said.
  • John Howard in The Age
    As Mr Howard says, "the rivers and systems and the Great Artesian Basin : are no respecters of state borders".

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