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equalizing loop

1. n. [Well Workover and Intervention]
The high-pressure piping and valves configured around the stripping rams of a snubbing unit. The equalizing loop enables the wellhead pressure to be applied on both sides of the rams when closed, a process required before the rams can be opened.