flow tank

noun

Definition of flow tank

: a settling tank in which crude oil direct from the wells is stored for a time to free it from sediment before passing it on to the refineries

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“Flow tank.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flow%20tank. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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