Definitions for fuel tank
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Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
fuel tank(noun)ˈfyu əl
a container that holds the fuel that powers a vehicle
A container of fuel, especially one inside a vehicle.
A fuel tank is a safe container for flammable fluids. Though any storage tank for fuel may be so called, the term is typically applied to part of an engine system in which the fuel is stored and propelled or released into an engine. Fuel tanks range in size and complexity from the small plastic tank of a butane lighter to the multi-chambered cryogenic Space Shuttle external tank.
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