What does fracking mean?

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  1. fracking(Noun)

    Hydraulic fracturing.

  2. fracking(Adjective)


Editors Contribution

  1. fracking

    The act, process and technique of using a variety of necessary and vital equipment, fluid, products, technology, tools and skilled people to extract a variety of natural resources from the earth, piece of ground or reservoir.

    Fracking is used to increase the rate at which fluids, such as petroleum, water, or natural gas can be recovered from subterranean natural reservoirs.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fracking in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fracking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anthony Leiserowitz:

    Fracking is for most people relatively invisible and hard to imagine.

  2. Dan Chu:

    The only true way to protect communities from fracking is to not frack at all.

  3. Greenlight Capital David Einhorn:

    We object to oil fracking because their investments can contaminate portfolio returns.

  4. Hillary Clinton:

    If a local government says no (to fracking), not here, they should be able to do that.

  5. Barbara Hendricks:

    With this we are setting out the strictest rules for fracking that there have ever been.

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