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hardstand

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

Origin of hardstand

First recorded in 1955–60; hard + stand
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