tankage

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noun tank·age \ˈtaŋ-kij\

Definition of tankage

  1. 1a :  the aggregate of tanks required for a purposeb :  the capacity or contents of a tank

  2. 2 :  dried animal residues usually freed from the fat and gelatin and used as fertilizer and feedstuff

  3. 3 :  the act or process of putting or storing in tanks

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First Known Use of tankage

1866


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