parking meter

noun

Definition of parking meter

  1. :  a coin-operated device which registers the purchase of parking time for a motor vehicle

1935

First Known Use of parking meter

1935


PARKING METER Defined for English Language Learners

parking meter

noun

Definition of parking meter for English Language Learners

  • : a machine near a parking place on the side of a road that you put coins into in order to legally park there

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