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fire station

noun [C]  /ˈfɑɪər ˌsteɪ·ʃən/ us  
a building where equipment used to stop fires is kept and where firefighters are based
Translations of “fire station”
in Korean 소방서…
in Arabic مَرْكَز الإطْفاء…
in Portuguese posto de bombeiros…
in Catalan parc de bombers…
in Japanese 消防署…
in Italian caserma dei vigili del fuoco…
in Chinese (Traditional) 消防站…
in Russian пожарное депо…
in Turkish itfaiye merkezi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 消防站…
in Polish remiza (strażacka), posterunek straży pożarnej…
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