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coin-op·er·at·ed

 (koin′ŏp′ə-rā′tĭd)
adj.
Of or relating to a machine that requires money to be inserted before use.

coin-operated

adj
(of a machine) operated by the insertion of a coin

coin′-op`erated



adj.
activated by the insertion of a coin or coins into a slot: a coin-operated washing machine.
[1955–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.coin-operated - of devices that do not operate without the prior insertion of one or more coins; "a coin-operated telephone"
Translations

coin-operated

[ˈkɔɪnˈɒpəreɪtɪd] ADJ [machine, laundry] → que funciona con monedas

coin-operated

adjMünz-; coin-operated machineMünzautomat m

coin-operated

[ˌkɔɪnˈɒpəreɪtɪd] adj (machine) → (che funziona) a monete
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