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service stationnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​place where ​fuel is ​sold for ​roadvehicles, often with a ​smallshop UK (also services) a ​place next to a motorway where you can ​buypetrol and ​food and go to the ​toilet
(Definition of service station from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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service stationnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsɜr·vɪs ˌsteɪ·ʃən/
a ​business that ​sellsgas for ​vehicles and sometimes ​repairs them
(Definition of service station from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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