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arranged, considered, or done in order of application or arrival, as for purposes of service:
orders filled on a first-come basis.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Once you have been nominated, spaces are awarded based on a
-first-serve process in terms of payment.
, first-served, no reservations or permit needed.
The special events are sold on a
, first-serve basis and sell out early.
As an added bonus, these
, first-served campgrounds often have space available even late in the day.
Stays are limited to a maximum of two weeks, and the campground is
, first served.
More than half the seating is communal, and all
-first-serve diners are packed in anchovy-tin-tight.
, first-served, so reserve your place at one of the picnic tables or on an oversized day bed.
first-served sites are available at some parks.
All remaining park campgrounds are
In the off-season campsite availability is
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