vending machine


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vend·ing machine

(vĕn′dĭng)
n.
A self-service machine that dispenses merchandise after payment is made.

vending machine

n
(General Engineering) a machine that automatically dispenses consumer goods such as cigarettes, food, or petrol, when money is inserted. Also called: automat

vend′ing machine`


n.
a coin-operated machine for selling small articles, as candy bars or soft drinks.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.vending machine - a slot machine for selling goodsvending machine - a slot machine for selling goods  
automat - a vending machine from which you can get food
coin machine, slot machine - a machine that is operated by the insertion of a coin in a slot
Translations
automatprodejní automat
automatspillemaskine
myyntiautomaattiraha-automaatti
automatprodajni automat
árusító automata
スロットマシン自動販売機
자동 판매기자판기
smulkių prekių automatas
tirdzniecibas automats
automat
predajný automat
prodajni avtomat
försäljningsautomatspelautomat
เครื่องหยอดเหรียญสำหรับเล่นพนันตู้ขายสินค้าแบบหยอดเหรียญ
máy bán hàng tự độngmáy dùng đồng xu

vending machine

[ˈvɛndɪŋməˌʃiːn] ndistributore m automatico

vending machine

(ˈvendiŋ maˌʃiːn) noun
a machine from which you can buy soft drinks, sweets etc by inserting coins into it.

vending machine

جِهَازُ بَيْعِ آليّ, ماكينة بيع automat automat, spillemaskine Automat, Spielautomat αυτόματος πωλητής, κουλοχέρης máquina expendedora, tragamonedas, tragaperras myyntiautomaatti, raha-automaatti distributeur automatique, machine à sous automat, prodajni automat distributore automatico, slot machine スロットマシン, 自動販売機 자동 판매기, 자판기 fruitmachine, verkoopautomaat salgsautomat, spilleautomat automat (z napojami, papierosami), automat do gier máquina caça-níqueis, máquina de venda automática торговый автомат försäljningsautomat, spelautomat เครื่องหยอดเหรียญสำหรับเล่นพนัน, ตู้ขายสินค้าแบบหยอดเหรียญ jetonlu makine, otomatik satış makinesi máy bán hàng tự động, máy dùng đồng xu 老虎机, 自动贩卖机
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