casing joint

casing joint

[′kā‚siŋ ‚jȯint]
(petroleum engineering)
Joint or union that connects two lengths of pipe used to form an oil-well casing.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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