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  • noun Plural form of station.
  • noun Ireland, sometimes capitalized the stations, an infrequent religious gathering of family and friends spread over a few days, where Mass and the Rosary will be said in the home.
  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of station.

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  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) a devotion consisting of fourteen prayers said before a series of fourteen pictures or carvings representing successive incidents during Jesus' passage from Pilate's house to his crucifixion at Calvary


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