(also staging point or staging post)
A stopping place or assembly point en route to a destination: a vast staging area for guerrilla attacks the geese’s major staging area on the St. Lawrence River
More example sentences
- During the 1850s and into the Civil War period the fort was a staging area for soldiers dispersed along overland trails and near settlements.
- Sustainment of the deployed force begins once it is received and transported to its staging areas and continues until the campaign is completed.
- The bush fires started burning into Gippsland, making the establishment of a staging area in that region increasingly likely.
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