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multiple rate tests

1. n. [Well Testing]
Tests conducted at a series of different flow rates for the purpose of determining well deliverability, typically in gas wells where non-Darcy flow near the well results in a rate-dependent skin effect. Multiple-rate tests are sometimes required by regulatory bodies.
Alternate Form: multiple-rate tests