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

- Station may refer to: Cattle station, an Australian term for a large farm Gauging station, a location along a river or stream used for gauging or other...
- A train station, railway station, railroad station, or depot (see below) is a railway facility or area where trains regularly stop to load or unload p****engers...
- Station to Station is the 10th studio album by English musician David Bowie, released by RCA Records in 1976. Commonly regarded as one of his most significant...
- The International Space Station (ISS) is a space station (habitable artificial satellite) in low Earth orbit. The ISS programme is a joint project between...
- A space station, also known as an orbital station or an orbital space station, is a spacecraft capable of supporting a human crew in orbit for an extended...
- Total – 8200 stations S**** – 7800 stations BP – 7000 stations Esso – 6100 stations Eni – 5500 stations Repsol – 4700 stations Q8 – 4600 stations Avia – 3000...
- A power station, also referred to as a power plant or powerhouse and sometimes generating station or generating plant, is an industrial facility for the...
- A numbers station is a shortwave radio station characterized by broadcasts of formatted numbers, which are believed to be addressed to intelligence officers...
- metro station or subway station is a railway station for a rapid transit system, which as a whole is usually called a "metro" or "subway". A station provides...
- Pennsylvania Station, also known as New York Penn Station or Penn Station, is the main intercity railroad station in New York City and the busiest in the...
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