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What is meant by central in any station?  
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Mar 31 2012 (13:08)

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Charm Totally Vanished*^~
What is meant by central in any station?

Mar 31 2012 (12:52)
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ADMINISTRATOR   Added by: Charm Totally Vanished*^~  Mar 31 2012 (13:08)
A central station usually designates the principal passenger railway station of cities which have multiple stations. The central station functions as the main transport hub for rail transport, normally with interchange with other modes of public transport. Certain services, such as intercity of high-speed routes make their only stop in the city at the central station, while commuter services may serve all stations in the city. A central station may be a terminal station, with all services ending at the station, or may permit through services. It need not be geographically "central".
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