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aid′ sta`tion


n.
a medical installation in the field for providing routine or emergency medical treatment to military troops.
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Noun1.aid station - (military) a station located near a combat area for giving first aid to the woundedaid station - (military) a station located near a combat area for giving first aid to the wounded
first-aid station - a station providing emergency care or treatment before regular medical aid can be obtained
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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Donate to MSF (msf.org.uk) or the Migrant Offshore Aid station (moas.eu).
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Vermont MRC volunteers have helped support the blood drawing clinics for Bennington PFOA water contamination this spring, tuberculosis (TB) testing clinics for students and staff at Charlotte Central School after a reported case, assisted with Vermont's WIC program, and held a first aid station at this year's St.
The NOD has the opportunity to visit with legislators, attend various committee meetings and assist in the First Aid station at the Capitol.
At an encircling event, cash donations were also made in aid of MOAS (Migrant Offsore Aid Station).
Save the Children said it has raised PS500,000 while the Migrant Offshore Aid Station, which works with Medecins Sans Frontieres, has collected almost PS750,000 in two days.
Migrant Offshore Aid Station consists of international humanitarians, security professionals, medical staff and experienced maritime officers who have come together to help prevent further catastrophes at sea.

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