filling station


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Recent Examples on the Web In some cases, the bags are already filled with sand while in others, the city offers free bags and a filling station. Ricardo Cano, San Francisco Chronicle, 23 Oct. 2021 Debris from tornadoes pile around the pumps of a filling station late Sunday in Shawnee, Okla. NBC News, 11 Oct. 2021 The town installed a self-service filling station to provide non-contaminated water to residents, and Town Meeting voted in May 2021 to spend $9.2 million for new treatment plants to remove the contaminants at three wells., 21 Sep. 2021 In this July 5, 2021, file photo, people queue up to refill their oxygen tanks at a filling station in Jakarta, Indonesia. Arkansas Online, 23 July 2021 The historic Griffin Auto Company building, which opened in 1928, included a dealership, repair shop and filling station. Arkansas Online, 2 July 2021 Before World War II, Angelus was home to two grocery stores, a pair of part-time auto dealers and a filling station. Michael M. Phillips, WSJ, 10 June 2021 Easton’s Water Division is offering residents PFAS-free water at a self-service filling station on the side of the municipal department’s building., 15 June 2021 Anxious drivers circled from one filling station to another, gasoline prices rose and thousands of stations were out of fuel in the Southeast on Wednesday as a ransomware attack continued to cripple a vital fuel pipeline. New York Times, 12 May 2021

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1921, in the meaning defined above

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26 Oct 2021

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“Filling station.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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