Confined Aquifer

Meaning, Term, and Glossary Definition - What is Confined Aquifer?

An aquifer in which ground water is confined under pressure which is significantly greater than atmospheric pressure.

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Aquifer   Aquifer Test   Artesian Aquifer or Well   Exempted Aquifer   Mining of an Aquifer   Semi-Confined Aquifer   Sole-Source Aquifer   Unconfined Aquifer   
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