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English definition of “station”

station

noun [C] (SERVICE)    /ˈsteɪ.ʃən/
a building or place used for a particular service or type of work : a petrol (US gas ) station a police / fire station a biological research stationWork, working and the workplaceWorking hours and periods of work mainly Australian English a large farm with animals in Australia and New Zealand: a sheep stationFarms and ranchesAreas of land where crops are grown
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