tankage
noun Date: 1866 1. a. the aggregate of tanks required for a purpose b. the capacity or contents of a tank 2. dried animal residues usually freed from the fat and gelatin and used as fertilizer and feedstuff 3. the act or process of putting or storing in tanks

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  • Tankage — Tank age, n. 1. The act or process of putting or storing in tanks. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. Fees charged for storage in tanks. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 3. The capacity or contents of a tank or tanks. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 4. (Agric.) Waste matter… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tankage — index capacity (maximum) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • tankage — [taŋ′kij] n. 1. the capacity of a tank or a number of tanks collectively 2. a) the storage of fluids, gases, etc. in tanks b) the charge for such storage ☆ 3. slaughterhouse waste from which the fat has been rendered in tanks: the residue is… …   English World dictionary

  • tankage — talpa statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Dydis, skaitine verte lygus šilumos kiekiui, kurio reikia kūno temperatūrai padidinti 1 K. atitikmenys: angl. capacitance; capacity; roominess; tankage vok. Geräumigkeit, f; Kapazität,… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • tankage — talpa statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Indo ar kito objekto užimamas tūris. Matavimo vienetas – kubinis metras (m³) arba litras (l, L). atitikmenys: angl. capacitance; capacity; roominess; tankage vok. Geräumigkeit, f;… …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • tankage — /tang kij/, n. 1. the capacity of a tank or tanks. 2. the act or process of storing liquid in a tank. 3. the fee charged for such storage. 4. the residue from tanks in which carcasses and other offal have been steamed and the fat has been… …   Universalium

  • tankage — noun a) storage in a tank b) the amount that a tank (or tanks) can hold …   Wiktionary

  • tankage — tank·age || tæŋkɪdÊ’ n. amount that a tank can hold, capacity of a container …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tankage — noun 1》 storage in a tank. 2》 a fertilizer or animal feed obtained from the residue from tanks in which animal carcasses have been rendered …   English new terms dictionary

  • tankage — tank·age …   English syllables

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