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station house

also sta·tion·house (stā′shən-hous′)
n.
1. A police station.
2. A fire station.

station house

n
(Building) chiefly US a house that is situated by or serves as a station, esp as a police or fire station

sta′tion house`


n.
a police station or fire station.
[1825–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.station house - a station that serves as headquarters for police in a particular districtstation house - a station that serves as headquarters for police in a particular district; serves as a place from which policemen are dispatched and to which arrested persons are brought
squad room - a room in a police station where members of the force assemble for roll call and duty assignments
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"
References in classic literature ?
When he reached Bright River there was no sign of any train; he thought he was too early, so he tied his horse in the yard of the small Bright River hotel and went over to the station house. The long platform was almost deserted; the only living creature in sight being a girl who was sitting on a pile of shingles at the extreme end.
That night forty score of them crowded into the station house of the stockyards district--they filled the rooms, sleeping in each other's laps, toboggan fashion, and they piled on top of each other in the corridors, till the police shut the doors and left some to freeze outside.
Station House Officer (SHO) Peerabad police station said that apparently the deceased was killed over personal enmity.
During his visit, RPO expressed his concerns for not maintaining record in proper condition and lack of cleanliness arrangements in police station and ordered to City Police Officer (CPO) captA(r) Muhammad Faisal Rana to initiate inquiry against Station House Officer (SHO) Naseerabad and its clerk.
Reputedly designed by the architect Benjamin Green, the property was built in 1847 as the original station house, and has retained all its charm both inside and out.
Naw Ohn Hla said, 'Kyauktada police station, station house officer called me yesterday August 15.
Jehanian deputy superintendent of police (DSP) and station house officer (SHO) visited the crime scene and started investigations, a police spokesperson said.
THE owner of an old station house in Holywell says her property will not be part of ambitions to bring trains back to the town.
31 July 2019 - Tennessee, US-based hotel and restaurant company Oliver Hospitality has acquired Best Western Station House Inn and its Lewmarnel's Food and Spirits located in South Lake Tahoe, California, the company said.
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RAWALPINDI -- City Police Officer (CPO) CaptA(r) Muhammad Faisla Rana has suspended Station House Officer (SHO) Chuntra Police Station for his alleged links with land grabbers.
Meanwhile, in an unprecedented move, the reader of City Police Officer (CPO) was removed from his post while three station house officers have been suspended by Chief Minister Punjab apparentAly on nod of a legislator of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) Ijaz Khan Jazi, sources informed.

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