[countable]formala place where someone stands or sits in order to be ready to do something quickly if needed:
You're not to leave your station unless told.
[countable]TAa large sheep or cattle farm in Australia or New Zealand
[countable]PMa small military establishment:
an isolated naval station
WORD FOCUS: television WORD FOCUS: television similar words:TV, tellyBrE informal, the boxBrE informal, the tubeAmE informal programmes on television:the news, soap opera, sitcom, drama series, detective series, documentary, docusoap, game show, talk showalsochat showBritish English, made-for-TV movie, cartoon, reality TV, infomercial a TV programme shown on the Internet:webcast a company that broadcasts programmes:channel, station types of television broadcasts:terrestrialBritish English, cable, satellite, digital, pay-per-viewtelevision ➔ See alsotelevision
Definition of station from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English within the topic MILITARY