Artesian leakage

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The slow percolation of water from artesian formations into the confining materials of a less permeable but not of a strictly impermeable character. Such percolation causes a reduction in artesian pressure, depending on the relative impermeability of the materials in the confining formations. AGI
Source: Dictionary of Mining, Mineral, and Related Terms


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