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British English: /ˈsteɪʃ(ə)n/
American English: /ˈsteɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of station in French:


  • 1 (Railways) in ou at the station
    à la gare
    the train came into the station
    le train est entré en gare
    before n (facilities, hotel, platform, staff)
    de la gare
  • 2 (Radio, Television) (service)
    station (f) de télévision
    (frequency) station (f)
    jazz station
    station (f) de jazz
    local/national radio station
    radio (f) locale/nationale
  • 3 (Military, Nautical) (base) naval/RAF station
    base (f) navale/de la RAF
  • 4 (Military, Nautical) (gen) (post) at one's station
    à son poste
  • 6 (Agriculture) cattle/sheep station
    élevage (m) bovin/de moutons
  • 7 [dated] (rank) one's station in life
    sa condition dans la société
    to get ideas above one's station
    ne pas avoir les moyens de ses ambitions
  • 8 (Religion)the Stations of the Cross
    les Stations (fpl) de la croix
    to do the Stations of the Cross
    faire le chemin de la croix

transitive verb

  • (gen) (Military)
    poster (officer, guard, steward)
    stationner (troops)
    déployer (ship, tank)
    to be stationed in Germany/at Essen
    être en garnison en Allemagne/à Essen

reflexive verb

  • to station oneself
    se poster

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