Definition of Station. Meaning of Station. Synonyms of Station

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Definition of Station

Station
Station Sta"tion, n. In Australia, a sheep run or cattle run, together with the buildings belonging to it; also, the homestead and buildings belonging to such a run.
Station
Station Sta"tion, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stationed; p. pr. & vb. n. Stationing.] To place; to set; to appoint or assign to the occupation of a post, place, or office; as, to station troops on the right of an army; to station a sentinel on a rampart; to station ships on the coasts of Africa. He gained the brow of the hill, where the English phalanx was stationed. --Lyttelton.

Meaning of Station from wikipedia

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