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Record 1 2011-04-04

English

Subject field(s)
  • Measuring Instruments
  • Vehicle Parking
DEF

A mechanical device to measure the parking time of vehicles in view of the payment of a fee.

OBS

parking meter: term recommended by the Terminology Committee and standardized by the Validation Committee of the Sustainable Mobility Glossary.

OBS

parking meter: term proposed by the World Road Association.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Appareils de mesure
  • Stationnement
DEF

Appareil permettant le contrôle de la durée du stationnement et le paiement d'une redevance.

OBS

parcomètre : terme recommandé par le Comité de terminologie et normalisé par le Comité de validation du Lexique de la mobilité durable.

OBS

parcomètre : terme proposé par l'Association mondiale de la route.

Key term(s)
  • parc-mètre

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Instrumentos de medida
  • Estacionamiento
DEF

Aparato que permite controlar la duración y el pago de la tasa de estacionamiento de un vehículo.

OBS

parquímetro: Término y definición propuestos por la Asociación Mundial de la Carretera.

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