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taxi rank

n
(Commerce) a place where taxis wait to be hired

taxi rank

cabstand
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.taxi rank - a place where taxis park while awaiting customers; "in England the place where taxis wait to be hired is called a `taxi rank'"
stand - the position where a thing or person stands
Translations
مَوْقِفمَوقِف سَيّارات تاكْسي
stanoviště taxi
taxiholdeplads
taksiasema
stajalište taksija
taxiállomás
leigubílastöî
タクシー乗り場
택시 승차장
stanovište taxíkov
taxihållplats
ที่ที่แท็กซี่จอดรอรับผู้โดยสาร
taksi durağıtaksi sırası
bến xe taxi

taxi rank

n taxi stand (Am) nposteggio dei taxi

taxi

(ˈtӕksi) plurals ˈtaxis ~ˈtaxies noun
(also ˈtaxi-cab. (American) cab) a car, usually fitted with a taximeter, that can be hired with its driver, especially for short journeys: I took a taxi from the hotel to the station.
verb3rd person singular present tense ˈtaxies, ~ˈtaxis: present participle ˈtaxiing, ~ˈtaxying: past tense, past participle ˈtaxied
(of an aeroplane) to move slowly along the ground before beginning to run forward for take-off. The plane taxied along the runway.
ˈtaximeter noun
(usually abbreviated to meter) an instrument usually fitted to taxis to show the fare owed for the distance travelled.
taxi rank
a place where taxis stand until hired. There is a taxi rank at the railway station.

taxi rank

مَوْقِف stanoviště taxi taxiholdeplads Taxistand πιάτσα ταξί parada de taxis taksiasema borne de taxis stajalište taksija posteggio per taxi タクシー乗り場 택시 승차장 taxistandplaats drosjeholdeplass postój taksówek paragem de táxi, ponto de táxi стоянка такси taxihållplats ที่ที่แท็กซี่จอดรอรับผู้โดยสาร taksi sırası bến xe taxi 出租车车站
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