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Overview of noun portal

The noun portal has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (5) portal

(a grand and imposing entrance (often extended metaphorically); "the portals of the cathedral"; "the portals of heaven"; "the portals of success")

2. portal site, portal

(a site that the owner positions as an entrance to other sites on the internet; "a portal typically has search engines and free email and chat rooms etc.")

3. portal vein, hepatic portal vein, portal, vena portae

(a short vein that carries blood into the liver) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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