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parking meter

n.
A device that registers the amount of time purchased for the parking of a motor vehicle, at the expiration of which the driver is liable for a fine.

parking meter

n
(Automotive Engineering) a timing device, usually coin-operated, that indicates how long a vehicle may be left parked

park′ing me`ter


n.
a device for receiving and registering payment for the length of time that a vehicle is to occupy a parking space.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.parking meter - a coin-operated timer located next to a parking spaceparking meter - a coin-operated timer located next to a parking space; depositing money into it entitles you to park your car there for a specified length of time
timer - a timepiece that measures a time interval and signals its end
Translations
parkovací hodiny
parkometer
ParkuhrGroschengrab
pysäköintimittari
parkirališni sat
パーキングメーター
주차요금 징수기
parkirna ura
parkeringsautomat
มิเตอร์จอดรถ
máy thu tiền đỗ xe

parking meter

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parking meter

عَدَّادُ وقُوفِ الْسِيَارَةِ parkovací hodiny parkometer Parkuhr παρκόμετρο parquímetro pysäköintimittari horodateur parkirališni sat parchimetro パーキングメーター 주차요금 징수기 parkeermeter parkometer parkometr parquímetro счетчик на автостоянке parkeringsautomat มิเตอร์จอดรถ otopark ödeme cihazı máy thu tiền đỗ xe 停车计时器
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