way station(redirected from way stations)
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A station between principal stations on a route, as of a railroad.
any of various stations intermediate between principal stations, as on a railroad.
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|Noun||1.||way station - a stopping place on a journey; "there is a stopover to change planes in Chicago"|
stop - a spot where something halts or pauses; "his next stop is Atlanta"
|2.||way station - a small railway station between the principal stations or a station where the train stops only on a signal|