fire station

noun

Definition of fire station

  1. :  a building housing fire apparatus and usually firefighters

First Known Use of fire station

1877


FIRE STATION Defined for English Language Learners

fire station

noun

Definition of fire station for English Language Learners

  • : a building in which the members of a fire department and the equipment used to put out fires are located


FIRE STATION Defined for Kids

fire station

noun

Definition of fire station for Students

  1. :  a building housing fire engines and usually firefighters



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