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  Definition of station
  1. a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel for a particular purpose; "he started looking for a gas station"; "the train pulled into the station"
  2. the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand; "a soldier manned the entrance post"; "a sentry station"
  3. (nautical) the location to which a ship or fleet is assigned for duty
  4. proper or designated social situation; "he overstepped his place"; "the responsibilities of a man in his station"; "married above her station"
  5. assign to a station
Similar Words: post, place, base, send

 

Hyponyms: fire station, firehouse, first-aid station, observation station, police station, police headquarters, station house, police office, power station, power plant, powerhouse, radio station, service station, substation, television station, TV station, terminal, terminus, depot, bridgehead, lookout, observation post, outstation, outpost, niche, garrison, fort, locate, place, site

 

Derivational Morphology: post, base, send, place, position, berth, office, spot, billet, situation, base of operations, home

 

Anagrams: onanist

 

Language Translations:
Chinese:   Dutch: station  
Finnish: asema   French: gare  
German: Station   Hungarian: állomás  
Italian: stazione   Japanese:  
Korean: 정거장   Portuguese: estação  
Russian: станция   Slovene: postaja  
Spanish: estación   Swedish: station  
Welsh: gorsaf  
 
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