Meaning of “oxygen tank” in the English Dictionary

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"oxygen tank" in British English

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oxygen tanknoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɒk.sɪ.dʒən ˌtæŋk/ us /ˈɑːk.sɪ.dʒən ˌtæŋk/

Examples from literature

  • They are “free-divers,” meaning they dive very deep in the sea without oxygen tanks to help them breathe, or any other special equipment. 

(Definition of “oxygen tank” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)