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station

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈsteɪʃən/
TRAINS A1 a building where trains stop so that you can get on or off them: Dad met me at the station.Train and bus stations and taxi ranks
bus station ( also UK coach station) A2 a building where a bus starts or ends its journeyTrain and bus stations and taxi ranks
SERVICE a building where a particular service is based: UK a petrol station/ US a gas stationPublic buildings
RADIO/TV B1 a company that broadcasts television or radio programmes: a classical music station →  See also filling station , fire station , police station , polling station , power station , service station Broadcasting in general
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