Definition of holding tank in English:
A large container in which liquids are temporarily held.
- They could also find themselves shelling out thousands of pounds to install leak proof concrete flooring beneath their muck heaps with a sealed holding tank for the liquid which runs off.
- The building's distance from a water source meant that a holding tank would have been required.
- Our 18-foot flat-bottomed aluminum boat contained a holding tank for keeping the fish while we tagged them.
Definition of holding tank in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan