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Ballast tanks (Qtpktb)

Definition
Compartments at the bottom of a ship or on the sides which are filled with liquids for stability and to make the ship seaworthy. (Source: www.vpa.org.vn/english/Maritime_term/glossary4/b.htm)
Broader Term
Tanks (Containers) (Qtpkt)
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Septic tanks (Qtpkts)