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Motel

Coined in 1925 and entering dictionaries after World War II, the term "motel" initially referred to a type of hotel consisting of a single building of connected rooms whose doors faced a parking lot, and were often found off of highways and interstates for motorists.

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Alfred Hitchcock introduces the Bates Motel in the 1960 trailer for Psycho