tanker

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See also: tänker

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tanker (plural tankers)

An oil tanker
  1. A vessel used to transport large quantities of liquid.
  2. A tank truck (US) or fuel tanker, petrol tanker, road tanker (UK)
  3. (military) Member of a tank crew, or of an armoured unit.
  4. (surfing slang) A longboard.
    I swung the tanker around just in time to take off with the lip

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Danish[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /tankər/, [ˈtˢɑnɡ̊ɐ̯]

Etymology 1[edit]

tanker c

  1. plural indefinite of tanke

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Noun[edit]

tanker c (definite singular tankeren, indefinite plural tankere, definite plural tankerne)

  1. a tanker (a ship fitted with tanks for carrying liquid cargoes)
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tanker

  1. present tense of tanke



Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tǎnker/
  • Hyphenation: tan‧ker

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tànker m (Cyrillic spelling та̀нкер)

  1. tanker (vessel used to transport large quantities of liquid)

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