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 port port

noun

  • ( ) a place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country  ( port )
    a place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country
  • ( ) the left side of a ship or aircraft to someone who is aboard and facing the bow or nose  ( larboard, port )
    the left side of a ship or aircraft to someone who is aboard and facing the bow or nose
  • ( ) an opening (in a wall or ship or armored vehicle) for firing through  ( embrasure, port, porthole )
    an opening (in a wall or ship or armored vehicle) for firing through
  • ( ) sweet dark-red dessert wine originally from Portugal  ( port, port wine )
    sweet dark-red dessert wine originally from Portugal
  • (computer science) computer circuit consisting of the hardware and associated circuitry that links one device with another (especially a computer and a hard disk drive or other peripherals)  ( interface, port )
    (computer science) computer circuit consisting of the hardware and associated circuitry that links one device with another (especially a computer and a hard disk drive or other peripherals)
  • adj

  • located on the left side of a ship or aircraft  ( larboard, port )
    located on the left side of a ship or aircraft
  • verb

  • modify (software) for use on a different machine or platform  ( port )
    modify (software) for use on a different machine or platform
  • drink port  ( port )
    drink port
     We were porting all in the club after dinner
    We were porting all in the club after dinner
  • carry or hold with both hands diagonally across the body, especially of weapons  ( port )
    carry or hold with both hands diagonally across the body, especially of weapons
     port a rifle
    port a rifle
  • carry, bear, convey, or bring  ( port )
    carry, bear, convey, or bring
     The small canoe could be ported easily
    The small canoe could be ported easily
  • turn or go to the port or left side, of a ship  ( port )
    turn or go to the port or left side, of a ship
     The big ship was slowly porting
    The big ship was slowly porting
  • land at or reach a port  ( port )
    land at or reach a port
     The ship finally ported
    The ship finally ported
  • bring to port  ( port )
    bring to port
     the captain ported the ship at night
    the captain ported the ship at night
  • put or turn on the left side, of a ship  ( port )
    put or turn on the left side, of a ship
     port the helm
    port the helm


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