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frack, (verb) fracks; fracked; fracking
A new way of extracting natural gas, coal seam gas, or other substances from shale deposits: There are many companies that are fracking into the ground and then they frack horizontally into underground deposits of shale and pump a high-pressure mix of water and chemicals into the well to break apart the rock and release natural gas.
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