Second Station

Second Station

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

When, from the perspective of Earth, a planet that has been moving retrograde (i.e., appeared to go backward in its orbit) pauses and resumes forward motion, the point at which it pauses is called the second station.

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TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian Army troops kicked off a fresh round of anti-ISIL operation codenamed Valfajr 3 in Syria's Badiyeh (desert) on Wednesday and managed to advance toward the second station in Southeastern Homs.
Ann Arbor News said the city's energy coordinator Dave Konkle estimates that one station will be completed before Christmas, with the second station to open in the spring of 2005.
When pressure is turned off in the furnace, a rotary-powered device moves the mold into the second station and simultaneously transfers the second mold into the casting station.
The company previously announced plans to acquire a second station in Seattle, KTWB, and to purchase Qwest Broadcasting, which would give it a second station in New Orleans, WNOL.