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 (kŏn′dən-sāt′, -dĕn-, kən-dĕn′sāt′)
1. The liquid resulting from condensation of a gas, such as a product of distillation or another method of separation.
2. The part of a natural gas mixture that consists of volatile hydrocarbons and can be easily condensed.

[From condensate, condensed, from Latin condēnsātus, past participle of condēnsāre, to condense; see condense.]


(General Physics) a substance formed by condensation, such as a liquid from a vapour


(kənˈdɛn seɪt, ˈkɒn dənˌseɪt)

a product of condensation, as a liquid reduced from a gas or vapor.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.condensate - a product of condensation
fresh water, freshwater - water that is not salty
2.condensate - atmospheric moisture that has condensed because of cold
atmospheric phenomenon - a physical phenomenon associated with the atmosphere
sweat - condensation of moisture on a cold surface; "the cold glasses were streaked with sweat"
dew - water that has condensed on a cool surface overnight from water vapor in the air; "in the morning the grass was wet with dew"
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Condensates are hydrocarbons mixtures that exist in a gaseous state in the reservoir, but are liquids once they are produced and brought to the surface.
This can produce 1m t/y of condensates and 500,000 t/y of LPG.
Iran's exports of condensates have soared in recent months.
The fields then contained 125 BCM of non-associated gas and some condensates and oil.
All condensates, LPG and butane from the $10 billion project have been committed for sales to shareholder affiliates of Angola LNG.
The field is estimated to contain 14 trillion cubic meters of gas and 18 billion barrels of condensates.
He noted that a total of 40,000 barrels of gas condensates are produced every day in the first phase of the South Pars.
Enoc has already started importing condensates from Qatar to meet the current local market demand.
Iran's exports of condensates amounted to more than $1 billion in the last month, a customs official was quoted as saying, softening the blow of Western sanctions on its crude oil sales.
US regulations banning the export of crude oil also apply to lease condensates and drip gas, which means they cannot normally be sent to other countries but may be exported to Canada for consumption or use therein owing to a special exception for the country's northern neighbor (15 CFR 754.
Electron beam deposition of copper in certain conditions results in the formation of condensates with the grains having a twinned substructure (1).
Importers have been reluctant to buy condensates from Qatar and Abu Dhabi, so both have opted for large splitters.