measuring tank

measuring tank

[′mezh·ə·riŋ ‚taŋk]
(engineering)
A tank that has been calibrated and fitted with devices to measure a volume of liquid and then release it. Also known as dump tank; metering tank.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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