Simple Definition of vending machine
: a machine that you put money into in order to buy food, drinks, cigarettes, etc.
Full Definition of vending machine
: a coin-operated machine for selling merchandise
First Known Use of vending machine
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VENDING MACHINE Defined for Kids
Definition of vending machine for Students
: a machine for selling merchandise operated by putting money into a slot
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