forecourt

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Etymology[edit]

fore- +‎ court

Noun[edit]

forecourt (plural forecourts)

  1. (chiefly Britain) The area in front of a petrol station where the petrol pumps are situated.
  2. (chiefly Britain) Any open area in front of a building.
    • 2019 October, “New White Hart Lane station opens”, in Modern Railways, page 23:
      Other improvements include a new station forecourt on Love Lane, new cycle parking, improved CCTV and an additional ticket vending machine in the ticket hall.

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