Bunker

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Bunker

A large container on a ship used to hold fuel. See also: Bunker adjustment factor.
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Harley admitted that the underground bunker was built at the farm three years previously but that production there ceased shortly afterwards as it was too wet to grow cannabis.
"The owner's sister lived with her husband and children on the ground floor, where the entrance to the underground bunker was found near the kitchen," the neighbour told the GDN on condition of anonymity.
He probably has an underground bunker in his house - most footballers do - but unfortunately they tend to have swimming pools and cinemas in them rather than tinned food, a torch, a copy of the Racing Post, bottled water, a radio and other survival essentials.
The siren's wail at the Metropole Hotel in Hanoi sent Joan and other guests scampering across a garden into an underground bunker. Even through 5ft of concrete, they could hear the roar of American bombs raining on parts of the city.
ABIDJAN, April 7, 2011 (TAP) - Forces allied with Ivory Coast's internationally recognised President said they plan to regroup and again attack the compound where Laurent Gbagbo remains holed up in an underground bunker refusing to surrender.
The underground bunker had been adapted with a hydroponics system, together with lights and ventilation.
1945 Adolf Hitler moved into the underground bunker in Berlin where he would eventually commit suicide.
Based upon the book by Italian-American author Alexander Stille and drawing upon the work of Sicilian photojournalist Letizia Battaglia, this superbly produced and presented 92 minute documentary chronicles the efforts of two courageous Italian prosecutors whose work in the 1980s to expose and imprison the leadership and the membership of the Sicilian Cosa Nostra ultimately led to the 'Maxi-Trials' held in Palermo in a heavily-protected underground bunker the size of a football filed where hundreds of Mafia defendants, ranging from street soldiers to Dons, were tried and convicted.
Continental Airlines has leased space in a massive Cold War-era underground bunker to use as a backup facility if its Houston headquarters is evacuated.
The client sought to build a pipeline station in an underground bunker. This would require very little maintenance support and would be non-intrusive to the surrounding landscape.
It is believed he fled into a secret underground bunker hidden under the house.
The Canadian arm of the North American Air Defence (NORAD) Regional Sector Air Operations Centre has been housed in an underground bunker known as 'the Hole' beneath 22 Wing at CFB North Bay since the early 1960s.

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