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compressor plant

1. n. [Production Facilities]
A facility consisting of many compressors, auxiliary treatment equipment and pipeline installations to pump natural gas under pressure over long distances. A compressor plant is also called a compressor station. Several compressor stations can be used to repressurize gas in large interstate gas pipelines or to link offshore gas fields to their final terminals.
See: compressor