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Overview of noun port

The noun port has 5 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (5) port

(a place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country)

2. (1) port, port wine

(sweet dark-red dessert wine originally from Portugal)

3. (1) port, embrasure, porthole

(an opening (in a wall or ship or armored vehicle) for firing through)

4. (1) larboard, port

(the left side of a ship or aircraft to someone who is aboard and facing the bow or nose)

5. 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))


Overview of verb port

The verb port has 8 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. port

(put or turn on the left side, of a ship; "port the helm")

2. port

(bring to port; "the captain ported the ship at night")

3. port

(land at or reach a port; "The ship finally ported")

4. port

(turn or go to the port or left side, of a ship; "The big ship was slowly porting")

5. port

(carry, bear, convey, or bring; "The small canoe could be ported easily")

6. port

(carry or hold with both hands diagonally across the body, especially of weapons; "port a rifle")

7. port

(drink port; "We were porting all in the club after dinner")

8. port

(modify (software) for use on a different machine or platform)


Overview of adj port

The adj port has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. port, larboard

(located on the left side of a ship or aircraft)

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