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flow efficiency

1. n. [Well Testing]

The value that results when the actual productivity index is divided by the productivity index predicted from Darcy's law. Flow efficiency is greater than 1 in a stimulated well (skin < 0) and less than 1 for a damaged completion (skin > 0).

See: productivity index (PI)skin

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