car wash Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"car wash" in British English

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car washnoun [C]

(also carwash) uk   us  
a ​business where you ​pay to have someone ​washyourcar or to use ​carwashingequipment a ​machine that you can ​drive through to have ​yourcarcleanedautomatically US an ​eventheld to ​collectmoney for a ​particularpurpose, at which ​yourcar is ​washed in ​exchange for a donation (= ​gift of ​money)
(Definition of car wash from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “car wash”
in Chinese (Simplified) 洗车机…
in Chinese (Traditional) 洗車機…
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