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parking meter

noun [C]
 
 
a device next to a road that you put money into so that you can park your vehicle on that roadParking
Translations of “parking meter”
in Korean 주차 요금 징수기…
in Arabic عَدّاد المَوقَف السيّارات…
in Portuguese parquímetro…
in Catalan parquímetre…
in Japanese パーキングメーター…
in Italian parchimetro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 停車收費器…
in Russian автомат для оплаты парковки автомобиля…
in Turkish parkmetre…
in Chinese (Simplified) 停车计时收费器…
in Polish parkomat…
(Definition of parking meter from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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