Definition of vending machine in English:

vending machine

Syllabification: vend·ing ma·chine


  • A machine that dispenses small articles such as food, drinks, or cigarettes when a coin, bill, or token is inserted.
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    • They can be bought from pharmacies, supermarkets, vending machines and via mail order.
    • Perhaps the epitome of this efficiency is the popularity of the vending machine as a retail format.
    • Inside, he stops at a vending machine, inserts the same card and purchases a soft drink.

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