coin operated

coin-operated

[koin-op-uh-rey-tid]
adjective Informal.
1.
Also, coin-op [koin-op] . activated by inserting a coin or coins into a slot: a coin-operated washing machine.
noun
2.
a coin-operated machine.
3.
a place with such machines, especially a self-service laundry.

Origin:
1955–60

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