solution-gas reservoir

solution-gas reservoir

[sə′lü·shən ¦gas ′rez·əv‚wär]
(petroleum engineering)
Oil reservoir initially at or above the bubble-point pressure of the gas-oil mixture, and produced primarily by the expansion of the oil and its dissolved gas. Also known as dissolved-gas reservoir.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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