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parking meter

noun [C] uk   us  
a device at the side of the road that you put money into so that you can leave your vehicle there for a particular amount of time
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…
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