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bunker oil

noun
1.
Nautical. oil taken on board a tanker as fuel, as distinguished from the oil carried as cargo.
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  • The safest way to bunker oil is essentially to bribe people into letting you steal it.
  • bunker oil means oil loaded into bunker tanks for use as fuel.
  • No tank vessel may be secured along side another tank vessel at a pier except while taking bunker oil fuel aboard from a lighter.
  • Several concerns furnish bunker oil from tank barges to vessels alongside the wharves.
  • During the spill cleanup a number of techniques were tried to remove the heavy bunker oil from the water, shorelines and marshes.

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