"stations" in the noun sense
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"
2. place, station
proper or designated social situation
"he overstepped his place"
"the responsibilities of a man in his station"
"married above her station"
nautical) the location to which a ship or fleet is assigned for duty
4. post, station
the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand
"a soldier manned the entrance post"
"a sentry station"
the frequency assigned to a broadcasting station
"stations" in the verb sense
1. station, post, send, place
assign to a station
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