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Well may refer to:
Used for resource extraction
- Water well, an artificial excavation, hole or structure for the purpose of withdrawing water
- Castle well, provided a protected source of drinking water
- Salt well, or brine well, used to mine salt
- Well drainage of agricultural land by pumped wells
- Oil well, a hole drilled through the Earth's surface for the purpose of extracting petroleum oil
- Gas well, a relatively minor variation of an oil well
- Air well (condenser), a structure or device designed to promote the condensation of atmospheric moisture
- Clootie well, a place of pilgrimage in Celtic areas
- Holy well, often pagan sacred sites that were later Christianized
- Jacob's Well, of religious significance in the West Bank
- Lightwell, in architecture, an unroofed space designed to allow sunlight to reach interior areas
- Wishing well, a term from European folklore
In the arts
- Well..., 1994 album by Katey Sagal
- ...Well?, 1991 album by Swell
- "Well", song by Little Richard from his 1967 album The Explosive Little Richard
- "Well", song by Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band from their 1969 album Trout Mask Replica
- "Well...," song by Frankie Goes to Hollywood from their 1984 album Welcome to the Pleasuredome
- "Well", song by The Olympics
Other uses in the arts
In science and technology
- Potential well, a concept used in physics
- Quantum well, a potential well with only discrete energy values
- A single well of a microtiter plate, used in chemistry and biochemistry
- The WELL, originally Whole Earth 'Lectronic Link, a virtual community
- "The Well", a nickname for the Scottish football team Motherwell F.C.
- The well of the court, part of the courtroom in some countries
- Well drink, a name for a type of alcoholic beverage
- Well Pharmacy, a British pharmacy chain.
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