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tank

 [tank]
an artificial receptacle for liquids.
Hubbard tank a tank in which exercises may be performed under water; see also hubbard tank.

tank

(tank),
A device made to receive and/or hold liquids.

tank

an artificial receptacle for liquids.

bulk t
a refrigerated storage tank for milk collection from a farm.
horse flotation tank
used to suspend horses with limb-bone injuries during repair phase. Water is warmed and filtered and the horse may be kept in the tank for periods of up to 3 months but if suspension has been almost complete and is ceased suddenly the osteoporosis due to weightlessness may cause bone fractures.
x-ray processing tank
usually in four compartments, one for developing, one for wash water, one for fixing and one for rinsing.
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Mandatory systematic monitoring of bulk tank milk only started in October 2009.
Fat was extracted from duplicate milk samples from the bulk tank and weighted composite milk samples (two) from individual cows.
By comparison, the SRS finished product was even cleaner than the virgin bulk tank samples.
The increases have also raised operating costs at Airgas plants and distribution facilities, and increased the costs of cylinders, bulk tanks, plants and equipment.
The recently rising bulk tank SCC and associated mastitis rate.
A bulk tank found on site was also tested and found to contain red diesel.
One, bulk tank sanitation is absolutely crucial to eliminate contamination.
Bulk tank milk urea and temperature were highly correlated with ammonia emissions from the barn, accounting for 76 percent of the variation in emission.
Because dry solids in bags or in a bulk tank can get dirty, mills must prevent contamination.
The PI in-line dilution system pumps concentrated 70% SLES from a bulk tank into a flow of deionised water taken directly from a ring main, introducing the two as a continuous stream into a high shear mixer, which has been sized to produce a uniform, fully homogenous mix in a single pass, so that the resultant solution can be dispersed directly into batch mixing vessels at a rate of up to 12 tonnes per hour, avoiding the need for intermediate storage.
We report [greater than or equal to] 94% prevalence in samples of bulk tank milk from U.