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  • 41station — {{11}}station (n.) late 13c., place which one normally occupies, from O.Fr. station, from L. stationem (nom. statio) a standing, post, job, position, related to stare to stand, from PIE root *sta to stand (see STET (Cf. stet)). The meaning place… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 42station — [[t]ste͟ɪʃ(ə)n[/t]] ♦♦ stations, stationing, stationed 1) N COUNT: oft n N A station is a building by a railway line where trains stop so that people can get on or off. Ingrid went with him to the railway station to see him off... Businessmen… …

    English dictionary

  • 43station — i. A location on an aircraft identified by a number designating its distance from the datum, expressed in millimeters or inches. ii. A fixed military base such as an Air Force Station or a Naval Air Station. iii. The designated distance along the …

    Aviation dictionary

  • 44station — I n. building or place used for a specific purpose 1) a broadcasting; bus; coaling; coastguard; comfort (AE); experimental; fire; freight (AB); hydroelectric, power; naval; police; polling; radar; radar tracking; railroad (AB), railway (esp. BE); …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 45station — See battery charging station filling station gas station last station memory liftback station wagon petrol station preset station button service station …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 46Station IX — Die Station IX war eine geheime Entwicklungs Manufactur der britischen Geheimdienst Spezialeinheit Special Operations Executive während des 2. Weltkrieges. Die Station produzierte Kommando Ausrüstung vornehmlich für die Agentinnen und Agenten des …

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  • 47Station — Sta|ti|on 〈f.; Gen.: , Pl.: en〉 1. Ort, an dem öffentl. Verkehrsmittel halten, Haltestelle, Bahnhof 2. Ort, an dem sich eine techn. Anlage befindet; FunkStation; SendeStation; WetterStation 3. 〈Med.〉 Abteilung eines Krankenhauses; der Patient… …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • 48station — 01. The train finally came into the [station] over an hour behind schedule. 02. We d better stop at a gas [station] pretty soon; we re low on fuel. 03. He does a lot of endurance training on the [stationary] bicycles. 04. My grandfather was… …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 49station — 1. noun 1) a train station Syn: stopping place, stop, halt, stage; terminus, terminal, depot 2) a research station Syn: establishment, base, camp; post, depot; …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 50Station — die Station, en (Grundstufe) ein kleiner Bahnhof, auf dem die Passagiere ein und aussteigen können Synonym: Haltestelle Beispiele: Der Zug hält unterwegs an keiner Station. Sie ist an der letzten Station eingestiegen. die Station, en… …

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  • 51station — n 1. place, stand, spot, point; site, scene of the crime, scene, setting, Law. venue; position, locus, location, bearings, longitude and latitude, locale, whereabouts, hereabouts, Latin, locus sigiii. L.S., Latin, locus in quo; point of reference …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 52station — sta•tion [[t]ˈsteɪ ʃən[/t]] n. 1) a place or position in which a person or thing is normally located 2) rai a stopping place for trains or other land conveyances, for the transfer of freight or passengers 3) the building or buildings at such a… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 53station — 1. noun 1) a research station Syn: establishment, base, camp, post, depot, mission, site, facility, installation 2) a police station Syn: office, depot …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 54station*/*/*/ — [ˈsteɪʃ(ə)n] noun [C] I 1) a building or place where trains or buses stop so that passengers can get on or off It was dark when we arrived at the station.[/ex] 2) a building or place where a particular service or activity is based Astronomers at… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 55station — The degree of descent of the presenting part of the fetus through the maternal pelvis, as measured in relation to the ischial spines of the maternal pelvis. * * * sta·tion stā shən …

    Medical dictionary

  • 56station — [14] A station is etymologically a ‘standing’, hence a ‘place for standing’ – a guard who takes up his ‘station’ outside a building goes and ‘stands’ there. The word comes via Old French station from Latin statiō ‘standing’, a descendant of the… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 57Station — punktas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. item; point; station vok. Punkt, m; Station, f; Stelle, f rus. пункт, m pranc. lieu, m; point, m; poste, m; station, f …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • 58station — punktas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. item; point; station vok. Punkt, m; Station, f; Stelle, f rus. пункт, m pranc. lieu, m; point, m; poste, m; station, f …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • 59Station — stotis statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. station vok. Station, f; Stelle, f rus. абонентский пункт, m; станция, f pranc. poste, m; station, f …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • 60station — stotis statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. station vok. Station, f; Stelle, f rus. абонентский пункт, m; станция, f pranc. poste, m; station, f …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas