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Tank

Slang; to drop precipitously in price.
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The combat vehicles are also tanklike and can operate on land and water, but they have a stronger engine and more room inside for Marines and crew members.
Vehicles looking like minivan cabs parked atop tanklike treads carried the 13-person team deep into the mountains, through air thick with mosquitoes, streams packed with salmon and landscapes teeming with grizzly bears.
He'll only fill out now, but he's a typical son of Flemensfirth, an Imperial Commander type - a big, strong, tanklike animal, and hopefully that kind of horse can find a bit more physical strength for a couple of years yet.
Kate Zambreno has written a literary triptych on the altar of modern suburban American life: "it's the American way the nuclear family the nuclear bomb the white picket fence." We learn of Mommy (dearest), a psychotic housewife; Maggie, her daughter infected with grim fairytales of pills and "not nice" boys; and Malachi, a cultural agent holding up signs of disaster as Mommy and her unfortunate daughter speed in tanklike SUVs (that Daddy builds) down American highways.
BY THE turn of the millennium Volvo had fully cast off the shadow of the safe, boxy tanklike cars that had made the company's name in the sixties, seventies and eighties.
He heads into the ballroom to watch the top class of marquee competitors and support his friend--a tanklike Nigerian in a green velvet G-string named Moses Ajala.