bundwall

/ (ˈbʌndˌwɔːl) /

noun

a concrete or earth wall surrounding a storage tank containing crude oil or its refined product, designed to hold the contents of the tank in the event of a rupture or leak

Nearby words

  1. bundled,
  2. bundling,
  3. bundobust,
  4. bundt,
  5. bundu,
  6. bundy,
  7. bunfight,
  8. bung,
  9. bung-hole,
  10. bungaloid

Word Origin for bundwall

C20: from bund + wall

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