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bun·ker / ˈbəngkər/ • n. 1. a large container or compartment for storing fuel: a coal bunker. ∎  (bunkers) fuel for a ship. 2. a reinforced underground shelter, typically for use in wartime. 3. a hollow filled with sand, used as an obstacle on a golf course. • v. [tr.] 1. fuel (a ship). 2. (be bunkered) Golf (of a player) have one's ball lodged in a bunker: he was bunkered at the fifth hole.

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bunker chest or box often serving as a seat XVI (Sc. boncure, etc.; bunker XVII); sandy hollow on a golf-course XIX; storage room for coal or oil fuel XIX. Not Eng. before XIX; of unkn. orig.

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