What does fuel tank mean?

Definitions for fuel tank

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word fuel tank.


  1. fuel tank(Noun)

    A container of fuel, especially one inside a vehicle.


  1. Fuel tank

    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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fuel tank in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fuel tank in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Air Force:

    Pieces of the failed rotor arm cut through the engine's fan case, the engine bay, an internal fuel tank, and hydraulic and fuel lines before exiting through the aircraft's upper fuselage, the total mishap damage is estimated to be in excess $50 million.

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