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tank
noun
1 a large container for holding, storing or transporting liquids or gases.
2 a tankful.
3 a heavy steel-covered vehicle armed with guns which moves on Caterpillar tracks.
verb (tanked , tanking )
1 to put or store something in a tank.
2 intr to move like a tank, especially quickly and heavily.
3 slang to defeat or thrash.
[17c: from Gujurati (an Indian language) tankh reservoir, and influenced by Portuguese tanque pond]
tanked up colloq having drunk a large amount of alcohol.


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