tank suit

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tank suit a woman's one-piece bathing suit
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Usage

In literature:

When it was desired to do this the occupants put on diving suits, which were provided with portable oxygen tanks.
"Tom Swift and his Submarine Boat" by Victor Appleton
He slung the air tanks over his shoulder and hooked them to the suit.
"This World Is Taboo" by Murray Leinster
He was busy fastening two oxygen tanks to the front of his space suit and Roger's.
"Sabotage in Space" by Carey Rockwell
Get out the suits and make sure all the tanks are charged and the heaters working.
"Islands of Space" by John W Campbell
There was no metal in these special suits, even the oxygen tanks were made of synthetic plastics of tremendous strength.
"The Ultimate Weapon" by John Wood Campbell
Suddenly, Evans noticed that the gauge on the oxygen tank of his suit was reading dangerously near empty.
"All Day September" by Roger Kuykendall
He slung the air-tanks over his shoulder and hooked them to the suit.
"Pariah Planet" by Murray Leinster
All we have to do is put your fuel tanks on my suit.
"The Trouble with Telstar" by John Berryman
As they watched, suited figures with belt lights and back tanks climbed down a ladder into the water.
"The Wailing Octopus" by Harold Leland Goodwin
The second tank in line followed suit, and then the third.
"Dave Dawson at Dunkirk" by Robert Sydney Bowen
Running in a tight space suit, carrying his oxygen tanks, was hot and hard work.
"The Secret of the Ninth Planet" by Donald Allen Wollheim
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In news:

Want to know what to make of the hot women crossing your path in slightly revealing tank suits or barely there bikinis.
Know your options when choosing an in-line or in-tank mixer to suit your application.
Even though the warm summer months are winding down, it's still the perfect time to think about how we look and feel in shorts, skirts, tank tops and swim suits.
EPA refuses to talk about think tank suit demanding docs on officials using 'secret' emails.
New York City and the US Environmental Protection Agency reached an agreement under which the city will pay $1.3 million and bring substandard underground storage tank systems into compliance with federal law to settle a civil suit.
Summer, the season of fewer clothes (shorts, tank tops, sundresses and bathing suits) and more skin, is just around the corner.
Pressurized suit and oxygen tanks are among special equipment he will use.
Twin Falls, Idaho (KMVT-TV) If shorts, tank tops and swim suits aren't motivation enough than come join in the Lose it.
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