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dressing station

noun, Military
a post or center that gives first aid to the wounded, located near a combat area.
Origin of dressing station
1890-95 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • He then established ambulance service between this point and his battalion dressing station.
British Dictionary definitions for dressing station

dressing station

(military) a first-aid post close to a combat area
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