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station

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to assign to a place or position

  • stationed guards around the perimeter of the encampment
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station

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1 the place where someone is assigned to stand or remain

  • the soldiers remained at their station even though a huge enemy force was approaching
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2 a regular stopping place

  • the historic house was once a station on the Underground Railroad, the network that helped slaves reach freedom in the North
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3 the placement of someone or something in relation to others in a vertical arrangement

  • in colonial America, women occupied the lowest station in society and were not allowed to take part in public life
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4 a general way of holding the body

  • the palace guards are required to maintain a rigid station
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