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(military) a station located near a combat area for giving first aid to the wounded

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He spent time in hospitals and field dressing stations to tend to and aid the wounded, also as a patient when misfortune struck him personally.
Wounded civilians and fighters were carried to makeshift dressing stations.
His contribution included staffing and training men to operate horse teams and wagons to pick up wounded soldiers from the field and to bring them back to field dressing stations for initial treatment.
There's something intimate and poignant about flamenco artists asking for aspirin, camouflaging thinning hair, and setting up totemic dolls around their dressing stations.
For ``Twelfth Night,'' the Freud stage was converted, allowing audiences to walk past the actors at their dressing stations and take their seats on a smaller configured performance space with all seats on the stage.
The sub-lieutenant who was with me said: 'You've been briefed where the field dressing stations are.
In fact, the budget was so reduced that most of the military hospitals have been closed and the Services mainly rely on reservists and territorials,for both doctors and nursing staff, to man the field hospitals and dressing stations.