a slot machine for selling goods
A automatic machine that accepts money and dispenses merchandise.
A vending machine is a machine which dispenses items such as snacks, beverages, alcohol, cigarettes, lottery tickets, cologne, consumer products and even gold and gems to customers automatically, after the customer inserts currency or credit into the machine.
The numerical value of vending machine in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of vending machine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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One child missed a friend's hands as the person was swept away by waves, that last glance by the student who couldn't move as a vending machine fell on them.
It was made just like the other rings they've got in there, you can bend it up and shove it in here. So it was made for a vending machine. I just don't understand why.
I was told by a doctor that my performance will drop by more than 20 %, i feel that it takes more time to do detailed work such as getting change from a vending machine. I lost my fingers but at the same time I learned a lot about life and many people supported me.
These are investments that normally are carried out by big investors, public sectors, this is establishing a technological paradigm. The users will pay as they go. That means they pay for the water they collect and electricity that they use, but the entire infrastructure big corporations and public sector will pay for that. And the point is that this machine is a vending machine. It pays back its own investment in six months, 18 months.
There's this idea that you need to be a super genius computer geek to be a hacker. But in reality, I think anybody can be a hacker in the real world -- just think of all the non-software examples, a lot of people ask me what's the best answer I've been given to the vending machine problem, and the real answer is there is none. Some people think about how they'd steal their favorite snack; some people figure out how to steal the entire machine of snacks; and some people figure out how they could add some sort of functionality to the machine that wasn't there before.
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Translations for vending machine
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- آلة بيعArabic
- màquina expenedoraCatalan, Valencian
- Verkaufsautomat, AutomatGerman
- vendaŭtomato, vendiloEsperanto
- máquina, máquina expendedora, vending, distribuidor automáticoSpanish
- distributeur, distributeur automatiqueFrench
- árusító automata, automataHungarian
- distributore automaticoItalian
- 自販機, 自動販売機Japanese
- 自動販賣機, 자판기, 자동판매기Korean
- automatNorwegian Nynorsk
- máquina de vender, máquina de venda automáticaPortuguese
- automat de vânzare, automatRomanian
- торговый автоматRussian
- godisautomat, läskautomat, varuautomatSwedish
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