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[fil-uhp] /ˈfɪlˌʌp/
an act or instance of filling up, as a tank with fuel.
Origin of fill-up
1850-55; noun use of verb phrase fill up Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • While there, he remembers his windshield washer reservoir is empty and asks for a fill-up.
  • And the gasoline fill-up question was more mind-boggling.
  • No, not as a fantasy to escape the heat or the price of your latest fill-up.
  • Amenities include restrooms with showers, laundry facilities and a water fill-up station.
  • Many campgrounds fill-up seven months ahead so plan in advance.

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