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coin-operated

[koin-op-uh-rey-tid] /ˈkɔɪnˌɒp əˌreɪ tɪd/
adjective, Informal.
1.
Also, coin-op
[koin-op] /ˈkɔɪnˌɒp/ (Show IPA)
. 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
1955-1960
1955-60
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British Dictionary definitions for coin-op

coin-op

/ˈkɔɪnˌɒp/
noun
1.
a launderette or other service installation in which the machines are operated by the insertion of coins
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Related Abbreviations for coin-op

coin-op

coin-operated
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