lean gas

lean gas

[′lēn ′gas]
(materials)
In natural-gas absorption processes (such as natural-gasoline recovery from natural gas), gas from which desired liquid components have been removed.
Natural gas poor in butane-and-heavier liquids.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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