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Mud Gas Separator

Mud Gas SeparatorA device that removes gas from the mud coming out of a well when a kick is being circulated out.*



*This is an abridged version of the Dictionary of Petroleum Terms used with permission from PETEX®, The University of Texas, at Austin. All rights reserved © PETEX 2001.