rest stop

noun

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: an area next to a highway where people can stop to rest, use the bathroom, get food, etc.

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“Rest stop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rest%20stop. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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