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power station

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Electricity
power stationˈpower ˌstation noun [countable]  TPE especially British English a building where electricity is produced to supply a large area Chernobyl nuclear power stationcoal-fired/gas-fired power station
Examples from the Corpus
power stationCertainly there is no one controlling it, as a man might control a power station by moving switches.coal-fired/gas-fired power stationHydrocarbon smog from traffic; smoke from a coal-fired power station.Read in studio A gas-fired power station is to be built at Didcot alongside the existing coal fired power station.
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