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Tank

Slang; to drop precipitously in price.
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A SPORTS car that will do 200mph and 2,000 miles on a tankful of fuel?
May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Finding an affordable summer beach vacation can be as easy as a tankful of gas -- or less -- away.
However, the diesel model travels a further 200 miles on every tankful of fuel, which is a massive difference in convenience and a huge saving.
But the pared-down driving system allows armchair racers to concentrate on having fun and delivers thrills by the tankful.
And yet an alcohol ban will not prevent people who have already had a tankful in their nearest boozer from stepping on to a bus or train.
With a bank of discreet cameras aimed at him, and a tankful of well-rehearsed sexist vitriol at his glittering fingertips, he is ready to strut, but where's the adoring crowd?
So unless you're an 18-24-year-old who doesn't care how much it's going to cost you for college, health insurance and a tankful of gas, don't sit this one out.
It's cheaper to make up a tankful of spray rather than use a small ready-mix handy spray.
Therefore, consumers would pay 3 cents less per gallon or an average of 45 cents less for each tankful.
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18 from a 50-litre tankful, a 10 per cent cut in petrol consumption left Government coffers more than pounds 2-a-tank worse off.