gasoline station

gasoline station
Service station Serv"ice station a business where automobiles may be serviced and repaired, usually also having a gasoline vending apparatus, in which case it is also called a {gas station} or {gasoline station}. Facilities for repair of automobiles but without a gasoline dispensing function are commonly called {repair shops}. [PJC]

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