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A large basin or cistern; an artificial receptacle for liquids. Tank engine, a locomotive which carries the water and fuel it requires, thus dispensing with a tender. Tank iron, plate iron thinner than boiler plate, and thicker than sheet iron or stovepipe iron.

(Science: zoology) Tank worm, a small nematoid worm found in the water tanks of india, supposed by some to be the young of the guinea worm.

Origin: Pg. Tanque, L. Stangum a pool; or perhaps of East Indian origin. Cf. Stank.


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Re: Animal Intersections, Parallel Roads, Alternating Road Usage

Yes, I'm American. I was born in Oregon. If a solvent is made that can be put in SUV tanks that increases gas mileage, would that not be good? There are already millions of SUV's in operation. Now certainly it would also be a good idea to begin phasing out SUV's for ...

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Help ID Pesky Fungi Growing in Water

... in the wet areas of my cellar and also in the drinking water for the farm animals (where I work) When the water is first put into the water tanks at the farm it is clear but after four of five hours there is an oil sheen on the surface. The next day there is an orange tinge throughout the ...

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by BobMaine
Sat Sep 24, 2011 3:51 pm
 
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ATCC strains for commercial purposes

... than a few liters at a time, which make things like rate of diffusion less of a problem. OK tell me if I get things right: - you need multiple tanks of media and it appears that some of the bacteria that answer to m. barkeri grow in Tryptic soy agar, so those should be easy to cultivate. But ...

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by canalon
Wed Aug 10, 2011 4:13 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ATCC strains for commercial purposes
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Re: ATCC strains for commercial purposes

... it. They will detach and cling somewhere else if they think the conditions are better elsewhere. For one MW, I'd need 30 semi tankers of water in tanks. CO does not diffuse well. The CO2 and H do much better. The tanks should e gravity fed one to the other and then filtered en route. The last ...

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by dulouz
Mon Aug 08, 2011 12:57 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ATCC strains for commercial purposes
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Re: ATCC strains for commercial purposes

... gallons for 1 MW is needed. I don't know the rate of consumption either. That number is for an even hour but if the process takes longer, more tanks are needed. Talk about CO's diffusion if you want. Hmm. Phillip

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by dulouz
Sun Aug 07, 2011 11:43 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ATCC strains for commercial purposes
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