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truck stopnoun [C]

uk   us   US
an ​area next to an ​importantroad with a ​restaurant, ​fuel, and ​repairservices, where the ​maincustomers are ​truckdriverswanting to ​eat and ​drinkcheaply
(Definition of truck stop from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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truck stopnoun [C]

 us   /ˈtrʌk ˌstɑp/
an ​area near a ​mainroad that ​offersfuel and ​food, used esp. by truck ​drivers
(Definition of truck stop from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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