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Another word for station

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Noun
  1. An assigned position

    See also:

    place

  2. A center of organization, supply, or activity

      1. A fundamental ingredient; a chief constituent:
      2. (Chem.) Any compound that can react with an acid to form a salt, the hydroxyl of the base being replaced by a negative ion: in modern theory, any substance that produces a negative ion and donates electrons to an acid to form covalent bonds: in water solution a base tastes bitter, turns red litmus paper blue, and, in dissociation theory, produces free hydroxyl ions
      3. A basic or underlying element; infrastructure:
      1. A whole composed of interconnected or interwoven parts:
      2. A building or group of buildings used for a single purpose:
      3. A group of interrelated ideas, activities, etc. that form, or are viewed as forming, a single whole
      1. The military installation from which troops are commanded and orders are issued; the military unit consisting of a commander and his support staff.
      2. The center of an organization's operations or administration.
      3. The main office, or center of operations and control, of anyone in command, as in an army or police force
      1. An example of installation art.
      2. A work of art requiring construction or elaborate setting up at its exhibition site: an installation typically makes use of a variety of media and often includes nontraditional media, as projected images or taped sounds
      3. A permanent military base.
    See also:

    place

  3. Positioning of one individual vis-à-vis others

    See also:

    place

Verb
  1. To appoint and send to a particular place

    See also:

    place

Another word for station

Noun
  1. Place

      1. Manner in which a thing is situated in relation to its surroundings; location; position
      2. Position or status with regard to conditions and circumstances:
      3. A position of employment; a post:
      1. The place where a structure or group of structures was, is, or is to be located:
      2. (Comput.) A location on the Internet that is accessible at a single address; often, specif., a website
      3. The place or setting of something:
      1. (Film) An outdoor set or setting, away from the studio, where scenes are filmed
      2. A site away from a studio at which part or all of a movie is shot:
      3. A place where something is or could be located; a site.
    See also:

    position

  2. Duty

      1. An occupying or being occupied; specif., the seizure and control of a country or area by military forces
      2. An activity that serves as one's regular source of livelihood; a vocation.
      3. The military government exercising control over an occupied nation or territory.
      1. A department or branch of a hospital staff that provides specified patient care:
      2. A religious rite or formal ceremony:
      3. An answering service.
      1. A strong urge to become religious.
      2. A job or occupation.
      3. An occupation, profession, or career.
    See also:

    duty

  3. Depot

      1. (Comput.) A device, usually with a typewriter keyboard and a video screen, for putting information into, or getting it from, a computer, as over communication lines
      2. Either end of a transportation line, as for an airplane, bus, or railroad, including servicing facilities, etc.
      3. A building in an airport where travelers board and get off airplanes.
      1. (Nautical) A line used for securing something temporarily:
      2. A place at which someone or something stops:
      3. The act of stopping or the condition of being stopped:
    See also:

    depot

  4. Headquarters

    See also:

    headquarters

  5. Social position

      1. A state or condition in which everything is in its right place and functioning properly; specif., a condition conforming to established rules of orderly procedure, as in a court, legislative body, etc.
      2. A condition in which freedom from disorder or disruption is maintained through respect for established authority:
      3. Condition or state in general
      1. (Law) The right or capacity of a party to assert a particular cause of action in a court of law, based on such factors as whether the party is authorized by law to sue and has sufficient stake in the outcome to ensure that the case will be properly presented.
      2. A list showing rank or order, as in achievement, resources, etc.
      3. The act, state, or position of a person or thing that stands
      1. The power or authority represented by a body of people politically organized under one government, esp. an independent government, within a territory or territories having definite boundaries
      2. Ceremony; pomp:
      3. A condition of being in a stage or form, as of structure, growth, or development:
    See also:

    rank

  6. An establishment to vend petroleum products

    See also:

    garage

  7. A broadcasting establishment

Verb
  1. See also:

    assign