Oilfield Glossary
Oilfield Glossary
Language:
Search by Discipline
Terms beginning with:
# A B C D E F
G H I J K L M
N O P Q R S T
U V W X Y Z
Tools

wet gas

1. n. [Geology]
Natural gas that contains less methane (typically less than 85% methane) and more ethane and other more complex hydrocarbons.
Antonyms: dry gas
2. n. [Production Facilities]
Natural gas that contains water.
See: dehydrate
3. n. [Production Testing]
Natural gas containing significant heavy hydrocarbons. Propane, butane and other liquid hydrocarbons can be liquefied.