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Noun. June 22, 2012, Word of the Day
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Definition

term given to a truck with a water-tank that is often hired to deliver water during the summer when and if the municipal supply dries up. Long cues can be seen outside a "water-tank" of women holding buckets, during an Indian summer. Also called a water tanker.

Usage

hurry up and get the big bucket and go to the water tank or we wont get enough water for one bath also.
Added 2011-10-11 by porkipaya

Root

English

Region

All India

Categories

Transportation

Related Terms

tank, Bucket Bath, bucket