Definition of gas station in English:

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gas station

Pronunciation: /ˈɡas ˌstāSHən/


North American
An establishment beside a road selling gasoline and oil.
Example sentences
  • There is no statistical data about the number of petrol and gas stations, but it is estimated there are 2500.
  • If your crash site is at a remote location, services provided by gas stations and rest stops will be invaluable.
  • That's because the pumps are going dry at this gas station, as they have in many other gas stations that still have electricity.
service station, filling station

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Syllabification: gas sta·tion

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