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Definitions of station

  1. To place in a certain position; appoint or assign. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  2. To assign a station to: to set: to appoint to a post, place, or office. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. To fix in a place; appoint; set; place on duty. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  4. To assign to a station. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. assign to a station Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. To place; to appoint to the occupation of a place, post, or office. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. To place; to appoint to the occupation of a certain post or point. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  8. a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel for a particular purpose; "he started looking for a gas station"; "the train pulled into the station" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. proper or designated social situation; "he overstepped his place"; "the responsibilities of a man in his station"; "married above her station" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. (nautical) the location to which a ship or fleet is assigned for duty Wordnet Dictionary DB
  11. 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. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. The act of standing; also, attitude or pose in standing; posture. Newage Dictionary DB
  13. A state of standing or rest; equilibrium. Newage Dictionary DB
  14. The spot or place where anything stands, especially where a person or thing habitually stands, or is appointed to remain for a time; as, the station of a sentinel. Newage Dictionary DB
  15. A regular stopping place in a stage road or route; a place where railroad trains regularly come to a stand, for the convenience of passengers, taking in fuel, moving freight, etc. Newage Dictionary DB
  16. The headquarters of the police force of any precinct. Newage Dictionary DB
  17. The place at which an instrument is planted, or observations are made, as in surveying. Newage Dictionary DB
  18. The particular place, or kind of situation, in which a species naturally occurs; a habitat. Newage Dictionary DB
  19. A place to which ships may resort, and where they may anchor safely. Newage Dictionary DB
  20. A place or region to which a government ship or fleet is assigned for duty. Newage Dictionary DB
  21. A place calculated for the rendezvous of troops, or for the distribution of them; also, a spot well adapted for offensive measures. Wilhelm (Mil. Dict.). Newage Dictionary DB
  22. An enlargement in a shaft or galley, used as a landing, or passing place, or for the accomodation of a pump, tank, etc. Newage Dictionary DB
  23. Post assigned; office; the part or department of public duty which a person is appointed to perform; sphere of duty or occupation; employment. Newage Dictionary DB
  24. Situation; position; location. Newage Dictionary DB
  25. State; rank; condition of life; social status. Newage Dictionary DB
  26. The fast of the fourth and sixth days of the week, Wednesday and Friday, in memory of the council which condemned Christ, and of his passion. Newage Dictionary DB
  27. A church in which the procession of the clergy halts on stated days to say stated prayers. Newage Dictionary DB
  28. One of the places at which ecclesiastical processions pause for the performance of an act of devotion; formerly, the tomb of a martyr, or some similarly consecrated spot; now, especially, one of those representations of the successive stages of our Lord's passion which are often placed round the naves of large churches and by the side of the way leading to sacred edifices or shrines, and which are visited in rotation, stated services being performed at each; -- called also Station of the cross. Newage Dictionary DB
  29. 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. Newage Dictionary DB
  30. A place where a person or thing usually stands; as, a railroad flagman's station; headquarters for a body of persons, etc., ready for service; as, a police station; a stopping place on a railway for the use of passengers or for freight; position; as, he took up his station on the hill; social condition; rank. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  31. The place where a person or thing stands: post assigned: position: office: situation: occupation: business: state: rank: condition in life: the place where railway trains come to a stand: a district or branch post-office. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  32. Place where a person or thing stands; post; office; rank; place where railway trains stop; police-office. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  33. An assigned location. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  34. A place or building serving as a starting-point or stopping-place, as on a railway. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  35. Social condition; standing. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  36. The spot or place where a person or thing stands; post assigned; office; situation; position; place assigned for the rendezvous of troops; employment; occupation; rank; condition of life; place on a railway for passengers or goods; a district police office. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  37. The spot or place where a person stands; post assigned; position; rank or condition of life; office; a halting or starting place on a railway; a police-office; in bot., the region occupied by any particular plant, being the locality which presents the conditions most favourable for its growth and development; in mil., the quarters of a regiment, or the place where located. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for station

  1. She had not met him at the station – The Red Planet by William J. Locke
  2. The whole family went to the station with him this morning! – Good Old Anna by Marie Belloc Lowndes
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