Definitions

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a large (usually metallic) vessel for holding gases or liquids

Etymologies

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Examples

  • As Tom looked about, trying to spot Eskot, he saw the saboteur run from the side door of a tool shed toward the ladder of the storage tank which contained fuming nitric acid.

    I, TOO, DREAM....

  • To fill the still again, we wrestled more of the heavy 3-inch red food-grade hoses around the room and ran a line between a tanker-truck—sized dairy storage tank full of Oskar Blues wash and the empty still.

    CHASING the WHITE DOG

  • JESUS’ IMAGE DRAWS CROWDS AT FOSTORIA, reads the headline above a report about dark smeary shapes on the side of a soybean-oil storage tank in Ohio.

    The Song of The Dodo

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