aquifer

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin aqua (water) + ferō (I bring)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɑkwɪfɝ/, /ˈækwɪfɝ/

Noun[edit]

aquifer (plural aquifers)

  1. An underground layer of water-bearing porous stone, earth, or gravel
    The water from the well came from an aquifer.

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