noun, plural tankas, tanka. Prosody.
a Japanese poem consisting of 31 syllables in 5 lines, with 5 syllables in the first and third lines and 7 in the others.
noun (pl) -kas, -ka
a Japanese verse form consisting of five lines, the first and third having five syllables, the others seven
noun 1. the capacity of a tank or tanks. 2. the act or process of storing liquid in a tank. 3. the fee charged for such storage. 4. the residue from tanks in which carcasses and other offal have been steamed and the fat has been rendered, used as a fertilizer. noun 1. the capacity […]
noun 1. a large drinking cup, usually with a handle and a hinged cover. noun 1. a large one-handled drinking vessel, commonly made of silver, pewter, or glass, sometimes fitted with a hinged lid the quantity contained in a tankard
noun 1. Railroads. a car containing one or more tanks for the transportation of liquids, gases, or granular solids.
adjective 1. put or stored in a tank. 2. Also, tanked up. Slang. drunk. noun 1. a large receptacle, container, or structure for holding a liquid or gas: tanks for storing oil. 2. a natural or artificial pool, pond, or lake. 3. Military. an armored, self-propelled combat vehicle, armed with cannon and machine guns and […]