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filling station

n. a liquor store. (From an old name for an automobile service station.) Please stop at the filling station and get some suds on your way home.
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Thus, the number of gas filling stations under the SOCAR brand in Georgia has reached 26.
Many auto drivers bribe policemen and sneak into Delhi to get the gas from Kapasheda and Mahipalpur filling stations.
Most modern town centres I have visited have a filling station and a McDonald's and I am sure they would provide some parking space.
A fuel shortage crisis led 82 ENOC-owned filling stations in Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Qaiwain, Ras Al Khaimah and Fujairah, to halt their operations for almost a month.
Mike Learmond, FSB North Wales regional organiser, said it was vital that everything possible should be done to save the region's independent filling stations.
The filling station at the University of Birmingham is one of only a handful across the country and has been developed through a pounds 6.
The Energy Institute's survey also shows that 40 years ago there were 319 registered vehicles to each filling station in Britain.
org, is a clearinghouse for information--from the latest fuel cell vehicles in Shanghai to the first hydrogen filling station in Norway.
India will open its first hydrogen filling station early next year.
Mazda will utilize the opening of Norway's first hydrogen filling station near Stavanger for the first on-road showing of the vehicle outside Japan.
The OfficeMax Ink program involves installing Ink Filling Station kiosks in nearly 900 of its stores by the fall of 2006, enabling customers to refill their empty toner cartridges at what could be a 50 percent savings over purchasing a new cartridge.
1 -- color) A Santa Clarita Transit bus is shown at a natural-gas filling station.
A filling station using hydrogen gas costs 200 million to 300 million yen to build, but the new system requires only one-fifth of that cost to construct, the partners said.
A former filling station on Hagley Road West, Quinton, is currently set to be developed into 24 one and twobedroomed apartments by Barteak developments.
9p; Bowburn Filling Station, County Durham (Jet) 81.