parking lot

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parking lot

n.
An area for parking motor vehicles.

parking lot

n
(Automotive Engineering) US and Canadian an area or building reserved for parking cars. Also called (in Britain and certain other countries): car park
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Noun1.parking lot - a lot where cars are parkedparking lot - a lot where cars are parked    
lot - a parcel of land having fixed boundaries; "he bought a lot on the lake"
used-car lot - a parking lot where a dealer in used-cars displays cars for sale
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When I visited the hospital to take an appointment for my father - before finding a car park 200 metres away from the main building, in the overcrowded car-park - I saw a car with its left side parked on the road and its right on the pavement.
There may not be many drivers willing to leave their car in his car-park but he has the right to charge whatever rate he likes; his pricing policy is his prerogative and cannot be subject to the approval of some municipality bureaucrat.
The system operates by motorists, using it for the first time, telephoning a number displayed in the car-park and registering their credit or debit card, their vehicle details, and their mobile number.