Meaning of TANK in English

TANK

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( tanks)

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.

1.

A tank is a large container for holding liquid or gas.

...an empty fuel tank...

Two water tanks provide a total capacity of 400 litres.

N-COUNT : oft n N

2.

A tank is a large military vehicle that is equipped with weapons and moves along on metal tracks that are fitted over the wheels.

N-COUNT

3.

see also septic tank , think-tank

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