Dictionary:Field processing

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1. Processing performed at the time of data acquisition or at the acquisition site. 2. Separation of the formation fluids (natural gas, crude oil, water, and sediments) after being brought to the surface. Involves gravity settling, filtering, and breakdown of emulsions (suspensions of one fluid in another fluid) by chemicals or heating.