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well sweep

noun
1.
sweep1 (def 29).
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30
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British Dictionary definitions for well-sweep

well sweep

noun
1.
a device for raising buckets from and lowering them into a well, consisting of a long pivoted pole, the bucket being attached to one end by a long rope
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