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gas tank

[′gas ‚taŋk]
(engineering)
A tank for storing gas or gasoline.
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CBP officers conducted an intensive search of the truck, that included use of a fiber optic scope, and found 40 wrapped packages of methamphetamine concealed inside the gas tank.
I cleaned and gapped the spark plugs, drained the sludge out of the gas tank and rinsed rust and dirt out of the tank.
BEIRUT: A gas tank explosion at a cosmetics factory 40 kilometers north of Beirut sparked a major fire Friday that spread to two nearby buildings and injured at least three people, security sources said.
Gas tank explosion - The canteen and three classrooms of the Cebu Technological University were damaged by fire from a mini-gas tank that exploded in a stall where fried bananas were being cooked.
Li Moulian, who had reportedly kidnapped his 21-year-old pregnant girlfriend, set her light along with the gas tank, when the police arrived in Huizhou City, Guangdong Province, southern China, Metro.
Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) said its first liquefied natural gas tank has transitioned from the assembly line to the shipyard for integration with the Wartsila LNG propulsion system.
You say you need that high-capacity gas tank to protect your family in case of a coming natural disaster?
It was a huge explosion," public security chief Major General Sa'ad Bin Jasem Al Khulaifi told a press conference, adding that the gas tank had caught on fire before it exploded.
Preliminary investigations suggested that a gas tank exploded, setting off a fire and causing part of the building to collapse, he told a news conference.
DOHA - A gas tank on the roof of a restaurant exploded in the Qatari capital Thursday, killing 12 people, mostly Asian and Arab customers, and injuring 31 others, the interior ministry said.
Honda Motor Company (NYSE: HMC) (TYO: 7267), a Japan-based automaker, is extending the warranty on the gas tank assembly of 80,000 2006-11 Honda Civic Hybrids, the New York Times has reported.
WORCESTER - A dirt bike's gas tank exploded yesterday, setting fire to the side of a Vernon Street three-decker.