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gas station

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Motor vehicles
gas stationˈgas ˌstation noun [countable]  American EnglishTTC a place where you can buy petrol and oil for motor vehicles syn petrol station British English
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gas stationI tried it on two teen-agers at a gas station.In many towns I stopped in, the public buildings were a store, a gas station, and a museum.She then began pointing to a gas station, or what used to be a gas station.Dangling from one hand he carried the object he had brought from the corpse-strewn forecourt of the gas station.Paul was injured during an attempted hold-up of the gas station in which he worked.At nine o'clock he drove to the gas station two blocks south of the hotel.
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