bus station

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bus station (plural bus stations)

  1. A major bus stop, one that serves as a transfer point between a large number of routes.
    • 2000, Lynda Barry, Cruddy, Simon and Schuster, ↑ISBN, page 85,
      In the bus station the father handed me five dollars and pointed me to the lunch counter. "Get yourself something to eat." He went into the men's room... .
    • 2002, Ted Heller, Funnymen, Simon and Schuster, ↑ISBN, page 66,
      We're in my car heading toward the bus station to get to New York.
    • 2003, Andy McNab, Liberation Day, Simon and Schuster, ↑ISBN, page 273,
      The square was near the bus station in the new part of Antibes.

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Contrast train station, which can refer to any place — major or not — a train is supposed to stop to let passengers on and off.



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