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

Translation of station in German:

noun

  • 1
    (position)
    be assigned a station
    einen [Stand]ort zugewiesen bekommen
    take up one's station
    seine Position einnehmen
  • 2 (establishment)
    Station, die
    (Radio, TV)
    Sender, der
    radar [tracking] station
    (Military)
    Radarstation, die
  • 4
    (status)
    Rang, der
    occupy a humble/an exalted station
    eine niedrige/hohe Position bekleiden
    have ideas above one's station
    sich für etwas Besseres halten
    marry above/below or beneath one's station
    über/unter seinem Stand heiraten
  • 7 (Australian English)
    (farm)
    Farm, die
    [sheep] station
    Schaffarm, die
  • 8station of the Cross
    (Religion)
    Kreuzwegstation, die
    (Roman Catholic Church)

transitive verb

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