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