sand pump


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sand pump

[′san ‚pəmp]
(mechanical engineering)
A pump, usually a centrifugal type, capable of handling sand- and gravel-laden liquids without clogging or wearing unduly; used to extract mud and cuttings from a borehole. Also known as sludge pump.
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a provider and licensor of its proprietary fluid flow process for improved oil recovery (Powerwave(TM)) and groundwater remediation (Primawave(TM)) wishes to update the market regarding the proposed acquisition of Top Gun Sand Pumps and Rentals ("Top Gun").
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