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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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TIL has become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Teekay Tankers.
He thanked the Supreme Court of Pakistan for issuing the orders regarding shifting of tankers from different city areas to the terminal and the Sindh Chief Minister Sindh who extended monetary cooperation by approving the summary sent to him and also thanked the PSO, law enforcement agencies, home secretary Qazi Shahid Pervaiz and concerned KMC officers whose support and help made this possible to complete this oil tankers parking terminal.
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