car park

noun

Definition of car park

chiefly British
: a lot or garage for parking

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Burglary to vehicle Sporting equipment was reported stolen March 21 from a car parked at Maine South High School, 1111 S. Dee Road. Jennifer Johnson, chicagotribune.com, "Park Ridge police: Glenview man accused of stealing Versace sunglasses from store," 13 Apr. 2018 That service uses personal shoppers to select items and take them to shoppers’ cars parked at the curb. BostonGlobe.com, "Ford recalls almost 1.4M cars; steering wheel can come loose," 15 Mar. 2018 But a security camera facing Navarra’s driveway from a neighbor’s home did capture Tony’s car parked at her house that afternoon. Beth Mole, Ars Technica, "Fitbit data used to charge 90-year-old man in gruesome hacking murder case," 5 Oct. 2018 Parents swarm the front doors of Noblesville High School, almost concealing the police car parked outside. Arika Herron, Indianapolis Star, "Noblesville middle school shooting: Community starts to heal after tragedy," 26 May 2018 Dutch defense officials on Thursday released photos and a timeline of the GRU agents’ botched attempt to break into the chemical weapons watchdog using Wi-Fi hacking equipment hidden in a car parked outside a nearby Marriott Hotel. Vladimir Isachenkov, The Seattle Times, "Russia dismisses suspected spy actions as routine Dutch trip," 8 Oct. 2018 Cash was also reported stolen from a car parked outside the garage. Jennifer Johnson, chicagotribune.com, "Oak Park police: Three Lake Street businesses burglarized," 13 Apr. 2018 Employees of the clothing store found 21-year-old Shaneque Thomas in a car parked outside — with a gunshot wound to her shoulder, NBC Chicago reported. Josh Magness, miamiherald, "Girl saw loaded gun in pregnant mom's car, cops say. A witness 'just heard screaming' | Miami Herald," 18 Apr. 2018 Her neighbor, Paul, noticed someone sitting in a car parked outside of his home near DeAngelo's home for more than a day. Joseph Serna, latimes.com, "Golden State Killer suspect known for cursing, angry outbursts, say neighbors who called him 'freak'," 26 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of car park

1926, in the meaning defined above

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