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A remote station or post.


1. (Human Geography) a station or post in a remote region
2. (Broadcasting) in a radio network, any station other than the base station
3. (Human Geography) Austral a station set up independently of the head station of a large sheep or cattle farm
4. (Human Geography) outstation movement Austral the programme to resettle native Australians on their tribal lands
(in Malaysia) away from (the speaker's) town or area


(ˈaʊtˌsteɪ ʃən)

a remote station.
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Noun1.outstation - a station in a remote or sparsely populated locationoutstation - a station in a remote or sparsely populated location
post, station - the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand; "a soldier manned the entrance post"; "a sentry station"


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