stripper well


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stripper well

[′strip·ər ‚wel]
(petroleum engineering)
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Stripper wells pump no more than 15 barrels of oil per day but together over 400,000 wells scattered across the nation's oilfields produce over a tenth of US oil output, enough to affect the market supply-demand balance and prices.
Stripper wells, by definition, produce less than 20 barrels of oil a day.
2] Stripper wells are oil wells that produce 10 or fewer barrels of oil per day.