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"parking" in British English

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parkingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈpɑː.kɪŋ/  us   /ˈpɑːr-/
B1 leaving a ​vehicle in a ​particularplace for a ​period of ​time: a parking ​place/​space He was ​fined for ​illegal parking. Parking fines are given for parking offences/​violations.US a parking lot

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(Definition of parking from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"parking" in American English

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parkingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈpɑr·kɪŋ/
the ​act of parking, or the ​spaces in which ​cars are ​parked: There’s ​lots of parking ​available at the ​theater. A parking ​garage is a ​building, or an ​area under a ​building, where ​cars can be ​parked.
(Definition of parking from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"parking" in Business English

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parkingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈpɑːkɪŋ/ WORKPLACE, TRANSPORT
the ​act of ​leaving a ​car somewhere for a ​period of ​time: Parking is forbidden in the city ​centre. a no-parking ​zone
a ​space or ​area where ​vehicles can be ​left: We ​offerfree parking to all ​members.
(Definition of parking from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “parking”
in Arabic مَوقِف سَيّارات…
in Korean 주차…
in Portuguese estacionamento…
in Catalan aparcament…
in Japanese 駐車…
in Chinese (Simplified) 停车…
in Turkish araç park etme, araç parkı…
in Russian стоянка (автомашин)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 停車…
in Italian parcheggio, il parcheggiare…
in Polish parkowanie…
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