oil tanker, oiler, tanker, tank ship(noun)
a cargo ship designed to carry crude oil in bulk
tanker, tank driver(noun)
a soldier who drives a tank
A vessel used to transport large quantities of liquid.
Member of a tank crew, or of an armoured unit.
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A tanker is a merchant vessel designed to transport liquids or gases in bulk. Major types of tankship include the oil tanker, the chemical tanker, and gas carrier.
The numerical value of tanker in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of tanker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It's a big oil tanker and takes a while to turn.
It suggests that problems with tanker were a bigger issue than a lot of the Street had recognized.
An oil tanker was supposed to dock at the port this morning; but the weather was against this. We will wait until the weather allows us to go ahead.
An oil tanker was supposed to dock at the port this morning, but the weather was against this. We will wait until the weather allows us to go ahead.
The fall in the price of oil has helped tanker demand and has helped tanker earnings significantly, this OPEC overproduction has helped. You had more demand coming out and also you had more demand to store the cheap oil.
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- tankskib, tanker, tankbil, tankvognDanish
- Tanker, PanzersoldatGerman
- camión cisterna, avión cisterna, buque cisternaSpanish
- tankkeri, säiliöauto, panssarimies, tankkilaiva, säiliölaivaFinnish
- navire-citerne, pétrolier, tanker, camion-citerne, tankisteFrench
- nave cisterna, autocisterna, carrista, petrolieraItalian
- tankskipNorwegian Nynorsk
- tankowiec, cysterna, czołgistka, czołgistaPolish
- танкер, танкистRussian
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