water-drive reservoir

water-drive reservoir

[′wȯd·ər ¦drīv ′rez·əv‚wär]
(petroleum engineering)
An oil or gas reservoir in which pressure is maintained to a greater or lesser extent by an influx of water as the oil or gas is removed.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Imbibition Oil Recovery from Fractured, Water-Drive Reservoir. SPEJ 187.