• WordNet 3.6
    • n Stations (Roman Catholic Church) a devotion consisting of fourteen prayers said before a series of fourteen pictures or carvings representing successive incidents during Jesus' passage from Pilate's house to his crucifixion at Calvary
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Additional illustrations & photos:

American Museum Expedition on the Red Deer River. Fossils secured along the banks were packed and loaded aboard the large scow and floated down the river to the railway station American Museum Expedition on the Red Deer River. Fossils secured along the banks were packed and loaded aboard the...
soldier at guard station soldier at guard station


  • Harrison Ford
    Harrison Ford
    “I'm an assistant storyteller. It's like being a waiter or a gas-station attendant, but I'm waiting on six million people a week, if I'm lucky. [On being an actor]”
  • John J. Ingalls
    John J. Ingalls
    “In the democracy of the dead all men at last are equal. There is neither rank nor station nor prerogative in the republic of the grave.”
  • Joseph Addison
    “The post of honor is a private station.”
  • Sir William Jones
    Sir William Jones
    “The only road to the highest stations in this country is that of the law.”
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    “The philosopher must station themselves in the middle.”
  • Motto
    “The middle station is the most secure.”


In literature:

The considerations are not so simple when the station is being treated as a transmitting station.
"Cyclopedia of Telephony & Telegraphy Vol. 1" by Kempster Miller
He left the train reluctantly at the big, new station in San Francisco, and took a street car to the ferry depot.
"The Lookout Man" by B. M. Bower
You have got to make yourself useful, and not to have ideas beyond your station.
"The Rebel of the School" by Mrs. L. T. Meade
About this time one company of the Regiment was ordered down to the railway station as a station and bridge guard.
"The Record of a Regiment of the Line" by M. Jacson
Her dress was as simple as her station permitted it to be.
"The Lost Lady of Lone" by E.D.E.N. Southworth
I turned over the leaves of Bradshaw and saw I had been mistaken; the train skirted Boulogne and never entered the station.
"The Passenger from Calais" by Arthur Griffiths
They knew all the station hands, and the station hands knew them.
"The Book of the Bush" by George Dunderdale
A French aviator dropped one bomb on a railway station and three bombs on troops massed near it.
"The New York Times Current History of the European War, Vol 1, Issue 4, January 23, 1915" by Various
He must be near a telegraph station.
"Larry Dexter's Great Search" by Howard R. Garis
On reaching Winnipeg, I was at once sent out to Elkhorn, a bit of a station 150 miles farther west.
"A Lover in Homespun" by F. Clifford Smith

In poetry:

I do not think of you lying in the wet clay
Of a Monaghan graveyard; I see
You walking down a lane among the poplars
On your way to the station, or happily
"In Memory Of My Mother" by Patrick Kavanagh
I know the value of a kindly chorus,
But choruses yield little consolation
When we have pain and sorrow too before us!
I love — and love, alas, above my station!
"HMS Pinafore: Act I" by William Schwenck Gilbert
Until at last the spell of desolation
Broke with a trembling star and far-off cry.
The coming train! I glanced around the station,
All was as empty as the upper sky!
"The Station-Master Of Lone Prairie" by Francis Bret Harte
That you could be as you were that evening,
Seemed, till that evening, past belief!
"I love you! Love you!" Night; the station;
Your little hands so cold with grief…
""You used to say to me "I love you!"..."" by Konstantin Simonov
O people, O perfect nation,
O England that shall be,
How long till thou take station?
How long till thralls live free?
How long till all thy soul be one with all thy sea?
"A Marching Song" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
A Poet, curious in birds and brutes,
I do not question thee in idle play;
What is thy station? What are thy pursuits?
Doubtless thou hast thy pleasures — what are THEY?
"To a Captive Owl" by Henry Timrod

In news:

Syndicators and station heads met in Los Angeles last week for Michael Lambert's annual Partners Station Network winter meetings.
The tunnel, which took three years to complete , will help BART move riders from the existing station near Washington Township Hospital to the new station currently under construction in Warm Springs.
DOT allows employees to fill up at private stations only if they can't get to one of the 100 fuel stations on DOT property throughout the state.
Dave Ellis gases up Jay Sweedy of Hopatcong at the Exxon Station at Exit 4A in Columbia, the last station on Intersta 80 leaving New Jersey.
COLLEGE STATION, TX — A College Station hotel is robbed at gunpoint and the two men responsible for the crime are still on the loose.
Enlarge The Post-Standard Syracuse Fire Department District Chief David Reeves shines a 1923 pumper that once worked out of Station 12 fire station in Syracuse.
So if KEKA is looked at as K-EKA, it becomes pretty easy to since the station broadcasts from Eureka, that the station is named after "Eureka.".
0A Marine stationed at a North Carolina air station has died while exercising.
The Cenex station at 1501 10th Ave S is about the only other station left in the area with a mechanic and full service pump.
This report has been prepared on behalf of the Station Employee Unit that is comprised of WFMW/WKTG radio stations licensed to Madisonville, Kentucky.
The NPR radio connects via wireless to over 20,000 internet radio stations across the globe, and a portion of the price tag goes right to the beloved non-profit radio station.
Independent public radio station KSER-FM (90.7) in Everett has hired a former big-city program director to be station manager.
After a successful six-week test run on Fox stations, the former "Real Housewives of New York" star will be launched in syndication in 2013 by Warner Bros. Bethenny Frankel Talk Show Getting National Launch on Fox Stations.
The FCC Media Bureau's latest tally of broadcast stations reveals that as of Sept 30, 2012, there were 1782 full-power commercial and educational television stations on air in the United States.
Iraqi adventurer Fareed Lafta, right, and Bend, Ore. Gas station owner Kent Couch lift Saturday from Couch's gas station attempting to fly some 360 miles to Montana.

In science:

This happens when a station transmit a RTS frame and in the same time slot another station in the interference range of the receiver also begin its transmission.
A++ Random Access for Two-way Relaying in Wireless Networks
Hence the transmission of station F may result in the collision on station C .
A++ Random Access for Two-way Relaying in Wireless Networks
Let ZA denote the set of stations in the sensing range of station A and ns represent the number of elements in the set ZA .
A++ Random Access for Two-way Relaying in Wireless Networks
This is because that backoff time slots of different stations are not synchronized with each other due to the fact that different stations have different sensing regions in large-scale network and hence have different sensing results.
A++ Random Access for Two-way Relaying in Wireless Networks
We assume that station A and station C have data frames to exchange, so do station D and station F .
A++ Random Access for Two-way Relaying in Wireless Networks