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petrol stationnoun [C]

uk   /ˈpet.rəl ˌsteɪ.ʃən/ us   /ˈpet.rəl ˌsteɪ.ʃən/ UK also mainly UK filling station, US gas station
A2 a place where fuel is sold for road vehicles, often with a small shop
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Translations of “petrol station”
in Arabic مَحَطّة الوَقود…
in Korean 주유소…
in Portuguese posto de gasolina…
in Catalan gasolinera, estació de servei…
in Japanese ガソリンスタンド, 給油所…
in Chinese (Simplified) 加油站…
in Turkish benzin istasyonu…
in Russian бензоколонка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 加油站…
in Italian stazione di servizio, distributore di benzina…
in Polish stacja benzynowa…
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