a police station or fire station.
(mainly US) a house that is situated by or serves as a station, esp as a police or fire station
noun 1. a place or position in which a person or thing is normally located. 2. a stopping place for trains or other land conveyances, for the transfer of freight or passengers. 3. the building or buildings at such a stopping place. 4. the district or municipal headquarters of certain public services: police station; fire […]
- Station management
networking (SMT) Station Management One of the 4 key FDDI component layers. SMT is an overlay function that handles the management of the FDDI ring. It handles neighbor identification, fault detection and reconfiguration, insertion and de-insertion from the ring, and traffic statistics monitoring. (1997-05-11)
[stey-shuh n-mas-ter, -mah-ster] /ˈsteɪ ʃənˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər/ noun 1. a person in charge of a railroad station; station agent. stationmaster /ˈsteɪʃənˌmɑːstə/ noun 1. the senior official in charge of a railway station
or Stations of the Cross plural noun, Ecclesiastical. 1. a series of 14 representations of successive incidents from the Passion of Christ, each with a wooden cross, or a series of wooden crosses alone, set up in a church, or sometimes outdoors, and visited in sequence, for prayer and meditation. Stations of the Cross plural […]