parking lot

noun
an area, usually divided into individual spaces, intended for parking motor vehicles.

Origin:
1920–25, Americanism

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parking lot
 
n
(US), (Canadian) Also called (in Britain and certain other countries): car park an area or building reserved for parking cars

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Example sentences
Outside in the parking lot the tender, removed earlier today, waits on a truck.
We drove around a parking lot, then took a deep breath and into the plunge.
All was going well until they decided to expand the parking lot.
Quiet and comfortable were my first impressions of the five-minute ride between
  the terminal and parking lot.
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