observation station

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Noun1.observation station - a station set up for making observations of somethingobservation station - a station set up for making observations of something
sampler, sampling station - an observation station that is set up to make sample observations of something
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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The flagship passed almost vertically over the Sandy Hook observation station, rising rapidly as it did so, and in a few minutes all New York was vibrating to the Staten Island guns.
Among the developments in the weeks leading up to the survey period were the resurgence of tensions in the West Philippine Sea after reported Chinese plans to build an environmental observation station on Panatag Shoal; issuance of Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch of separate reports highly critical of President Duterte's war on drugs, and resumption of peace talks between the government and communist rebels.
Then, 10 days ago, Israeli surface missiles destroyed a new observation station just established by Iranian intelligence on Tal Al-Harara.
An automatic gas observation station will also be built to provide more efficient and faster chemical disaster warnings.
"Firstly, an observation station will be installed in the port.
The DPD methods establish the cost function directly according to the targets' position and the observation station, which avoids the error propagation and diffusion, and can achive a higher estimation precision than two-step positioning technologies.
Past examples include the LED street lighting program; a community honeybee yard; electric car charging stations on the municipal grounds; and a Surface Weather Observation Station (AWOS) at the airport.
As part of PHILVOLCS National Volcano Monitoring and Warning Program, the VTTA or Tanauan Observation Station is cutting-edge equipment installed around 20 meters below the ground, equipped with a digital data recorder, power, and real-time communication systems.

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