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English definition of “self-service”


adjective     /ˌselfˈsɜː.vɪs/ US  /-ˈsɝː-/
B1 especially in a shop or restaurant, not being served by an employee but collecting goods or food yourself: a self-service salad bar self-service petrol pumps (US gas pumps)Buying and selling in general → Compare full-service
(Definition of self-service adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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