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parking

noun [U]
 
 
/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 offer free parking to all members.
Translations of “parking”
in Korean 주차…
in Arabic مَوقِف سَيّارات…
in Portuguese estacionamento…
in Catalan aparcament…
in Japanese 駐車…
in Italian parcheggio, il parcheggiare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 停車…
in Russian стоянка (автомашин)…
in Turkish araç park etme, araç parkı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 停车…
in Polish parkowanie…
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