business any tank for containing or storing oil such as a very large oil storage container at a refinery; a large oil storage area on an oil tanker; or a smaller container for the storage of heating oil at a property
⇒ Officials feared the fire at the refinery could spread to nearby oil tanks and touch
off a massive inferno., ⇒ If the oil tanks of the sunken ship do not remain intact, the rest of the cargo, about
100,000 tons of oil, could cause an ecological disaster., ⇒ We had to remove a huge oil tank from under the driveway.
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