Definitions for tank town

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tank′ town`(n.)

  1. any small, unimportant, or uninteresting town.

Origin of tank town:

1905–10; orig., a town at which trains stopped to take on water

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  1. tank town(Noun)

    A small, unimportant, place. (From the practice of steam locomotives stopping at small towns to take on water.)

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