perforate


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perforate

Biology
a. pierced by small holes
b. marked with small transparent spots

perforate

[′pər·fə‚rāt]
(science and technology)
To pierce or puncture; particularly, to make a line or series of holes for such purposes as identification, decoration, or easy separation.
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The Nettie Gardner development plan is to drill the five infill wells, perforate the Jennings gas zones, clean up the perforations in the existing Gardner No.
E[acute accent]Canyon Creek expects to perforate the well before 10:00 am CST Thursday morning.
Based upon this information, the management of Canyon Creek decided to perforate the well in the lower Yegua "C" sand below 8730'.