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[A zone in] a formation which is sufficiently thick and contains a heavy enough concentration of petroleum to make production from it commercially viable. 4, record 1, English, - pay%20zone
... producing formations that are not sandstone are [often] referred to as pay sands. 6, record 1, English, - pay%20zone
[Zone d'une formation] produisant une quantité [de pétrole] commercialement exploitable. 5, record 1, French, - zone%20productrice
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