hardstand

[ hahrd-stand ]
/ ˈhɑrdˌstænd /

noun

a hard-surfaced area on which heavy vehicles or airplanes can be parked.
Also hard·stand·ing [hahrd-stan-ding] /ˈhɑrdˌstæn dɪŋ/.

Origin of hardstand

First recorded in 1955–60; hard + stand
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British Dictionary definitions for hard standing

hard standing


noun

a hard surface on which vehicles, such as cars or aircraft, may be parked
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