anchor well

anchor well

[′aŋ·kər ‚wel]
(naval architecture)
A well in a ship's forward overhang for holding anchors.
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The fracture stimulation of the Sail and Anchor well is expected to commence September 9.
Preparation of 6 anchor wells with a depth of 40 m and a diameter of 6 meters in steep slope section of high Moselbrcke.