Service Stations

Establishments that primarily sell gasoline, lubricating oils, and other merchandise, such as tires and batteries, for motor vehicles and that often also perform minor repair work. For buildings or parts of buildings where motor vehicles are parked or housed, usually temporarily, use "garages.".

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3330
Names
service stations
service station
stations, service
automobile service stations
filling stations
gasoline service stations
gasoline stations
gas stations
petrol filling stations
petrol stations
buildings, service station
service station buildings
stations, automobile service
stations, filling
stations, gas
stations, gasoline
stations, petrol
benzinestations Dutch
benzinestation Dutch
benzinepompen Dutch
estacióones de servicio Spanish
estación de servicio Spanish
gasolinera Spanish

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Establishments that primarily sell gasoline, lubricating oils, and other merchandise, such as tires and batteries, for motor vehicles and that often also perform minor repair work. For buildings or parts of buildings where motor vehicles are parked or housed, usually temporarily, use "garages."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300007815. The J. Paul Getty Trust.