fire station


Definition of fire station

: a building housing fire apparatus and usually firefighters

Examples of fire station in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web An Alabama fire station has temporarily closed due to asbestos, mold and more, according to a press release. Tandra Smith |, al, 15 June 2022 The Reese Volunteer Fire Company in Westminster sent an ambulance with two people who helped at the convention center and then the Steadman fire station downtown. Mckenna Oxenden,, 2 Feb. 2022 The 1913 fire station at 1425 N.W. Glisan St. housed Touché Restaurant and Bar from 1995 to 2017. oregonlive, 18 Jan. 2022 The community's main fire station was in the direct path of the tornado and was destroyed, along with the town's fleet of police cars and a police station, local officials said. Gabriela Miranda, USA TODAY, 11 Dec. 2021 The main fire station was hit, as was the police station, many of the police cars destroyed along with it. New York Times, 11 Dec. 2021 The fire station is accepting donations to Toys for Tots through Dec. 17. cleveland, 28 Nov. 2021 The exterior of Otra, a former fire station from the days when horses pulled the firefighting equipment. Globe Staff,, 2 June 2022 Investigators later found out that a Corpus Christi fire station was less than three miles away from the beach where Day had brought Taylor. Joseph Diaz, ABC News, 2 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of fire station

1877, in the meaning defined above

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19 Jun 2022

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“Fire station.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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: a building housing fire engines and usually firefighters

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