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outstation

[out-stey-shuh n]
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noun
  1. a post, station, or settlement in a remote or outlying area.
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Origin of outstation

First recorded in 1835–45; out- + station
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British Dictionary definitions for outstation

outstation

noun
  1. a station or post in a remote region
  2. in a radio network, any station other than the base station
  3. Australian a station set up independently of the head station of a large sheep or cattle farm
  4. outstation movement Australian the programme to resettle native Australians on their tribal lands
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adverb
  1. (in Malaysia) away from (the speaker's) town or area
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