Entry from US English dictionary
Operated by inserting coins in a slot: coin-operated telephones
More example sentences
- Afghanistan got its first coin-operated public telephones in 1973.
- Until 1982 all the UK's coin-operated telephones were made in Dollis Hill.
- You may already know that Golden Tee is a staple in sports bars, but what you probably didn't know is that Golden Tee is perhaps the most popular coin-operated video game ever.
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