bottom-hole samples

bottom-hole samples

[′bäd·əm ‚hōl ‚sam·pəlz]
(petroleum engineering)
Fluid samples from gas-condensate-well reservoirs; used to study the state of the hydrocarbon system under reservoir conditions and to estimate total hydrocarbons in place.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.