parallel parking Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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parallel parkingnoun [U]

uk   us  
the ​act of ​parking a ​vehicle along or ​parallel to the ​side of the ​road, ​rather than ​facing into the ​side of the ​road
(Definition of parallel parking from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “parallel parking”
in Chinese (Simplified) 平行停车(使车与道路平行)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 平行停車(使車與道路平行), 路邊停車…
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