from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A police station.
  • n. A fire station.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A building at a post or station.
  • n. An area headquarters for police.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The house used as a shelter at a railway station.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A police-station.
  • n. The building containing the office, waiting-rooms, etc., of a railway-station.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a station that serves as headquarters for police in a particular district; serves as a place from which policemen are dispatched and to which arrested persons are brought


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