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denoting a car-parking system in which a motorist buys a permit to park for a specified period from a coin-operated machine and displays the permit on or near the windscreen of his or her car so that it can be seen by a parking attendant
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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