chemical reservoir

chemical reservoir

[′kem·i·kəl ′rez·əv‚wär]
(geology)
An underground oil or gas trap formed in limestones or dolomites deposited in quiescent geologic environments.
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De Kepper's open reactor consists of an inert, matchstick-sized gel strip flanked on each side by a constantly refreshed, pH-controlled chemical reservoir.
Construction and Testing of Deepwater Permanent Subsea Pressure Compensated Chemical Reservoir
He explained that the new silicon chip contains pyramid-shaped chemical reservoirs, each the size of a pinprick and able to hold only 25 nanolitres - a thousand millionth of a litre - of liquid.
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