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self–service

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noun self–ser·vice \ˈself-ˈsər-vəs\

Definition of self–service

  1. :  the serving of oneself (as in a restaurant or gas station) with goods or services to be paid for at a cashier's desk or by using a coin-operated mechanism or a credit or debit card

self–service adjective


1919

First Known Use of self–service

1919


SELF–SERVICE Defined for Kids

self–service

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adjective self–ser·vice \ˈself-ˈsər-vəs\

Definition of self–service

  1. :  allowing or requiring customers to serve themselves without help from workers




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