Adjective "Waterflood" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Waterflood


    Definition:

    1. (in the petroleum industry) a method of secondary recovery whereby water is pumped into reservoir rock to force out oil that has ceased to flow under its own pressure.

    Examples:

    "programs can be waterflood."

    "technologies can be waterflood."

    "projects can be waterflood."

    "plants can be waterflood."