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Meaning of “parking meter” in the English Dictionary

"parking meter" in British English

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parking meternoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​device at the ​side of the ​road that you put ​money into so that you can ​leaveyourvehicle there for a ​particularamount of ​time
(Definition of parking meter from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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parking meternoun [C]

 us   /ˈpɑr·kɪŋ ˌmi·tər/
a ​device in the ​street or in a parking lot that you put ​money into so that you can ​parkyourcar next to it for a ​particularperiod of ​time
(Definition of parking meter from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “parking meter”
in Arabic عَدّاد المَوقَف السيّارات…
in Korean 주차 요금 징수기…
in Portuguese parquímetro…
in Catalan parquímetre…
in Japanese パーキングメーター…
in Chinese (Simplified) 停车计时收费器…
in Turkish parkmetre…
in Russian автомат для оплаты парковки автомобиля…
in Chinese (Traditional) 停車收費器…
in Italian parchimetro…
in Polish parkomat…
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