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geopressured, geopressurized
1. Under very high pressure beneath the earth's surface; usually defined as a fluid existing at pressure greater than 0.465 psi for each vertical foot of depth.
2. Describing reservoirs of highly pressurized geothermal fluids trapped underground that offer various energy potentials; such as, hydraulic energy from the high pressure, or thermal energy from the high temperature of the fluids, or natural gas dissolved in the fluid.
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