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coin-operated Syllabification: coin-op·er·at·ed
Pronunciation: /ˈkoinˌäpəˌrādəd/

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(also coin-op)

Definition of coin-operated in English:

adjective

Operated by inserting coins in a slot: coin-operated telephones

noun

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A machine that is coin-operated.

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