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US another name for fire station
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fire′ sta`tion

a building in which firefighting apparatus and usu. fire department personnel are housed; firehouse.
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Noun1.firehouse - a station housing fire apparatus and firemenfirehouse - 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"
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[ˈfaɪəhaʊs] N (firehouses (pl)) [ˈfaɪəhaʊzɪz] (US) → estación f or (Sp) parque m de bomberos
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