fire station(redirected from Fire-house)
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A building for fire equipment and firefighters. Also called firehouse.
(Building) a building where firefighting vehicles and equipment are stationed and where firefighters on duty wait. Also called (US): firehouse or station house
a building in which firefighting apparatus and usu. fire department personnel are housed; firehouse.
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|Noun||1.||fire station - a station housing fire apparatus and firemen|
infrastructure, base - the stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area; "the industrial base of Japan"
station - a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel for a particular purpose; "he started looking for a gas station"; "the train pulled into the station"