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Tank

Slang; to drop precipitously in price.
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These stories are too numerous to recount here, but a quick Google search will divulge countless deaths and maimings by illegal aliens hurtling down the highways on a tankful of gas and snootful of booze.
The wine-to-wood ratio of the Tank Innerstave is easily modified so the exact amount of oak desired is extracted into each tankful of wine.
The little chips allow scientists to accurately identify who's who among a tankful of lively trout.
The three-door versions have been achieving over 50mpg on the combined cycle test, so it could do over 600 miles on a tankful.
-- The aquarium science program at Orange Coast College has been devastated by a thief who stole a tankful of valuable and colorful live coral from the program's main show tank, destroying six years of work to make the tank self-sustaining.
Hanauma Bay is a fine starting point, though it's so crowded that you may feel instead that you're swimming in a tankful of sea monkeys!
A You need a healthy tankful of bacteria to break down waste, but chances are, you've got plenty of bacteria in your septic tank already--there's no need to add more.
That would just make a tankful of roly-poly sharks.
It might be only a few quid per tankful, but it's still money in our pockets.
In addition, the range of a single charge will be about 350 miles, a little short of a tankful of petrol or diesel, but perfectly acceptable.
Having all the time-honoured sports car virtues, plus the ability to do 500 miles on a single tankful, is the diesel SLK's most compelling quality and what will set this little car apart.