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Overview of noun transport

The noun transport has 6 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (3) conveyance, transport

(something that serves as a means of transportation)

2. (1) transport

(an exchange of molecules (and their kinetic energy and momentum) across the boundary between adjacent layers of a fluid or across cell membranes)

3. (1) transportation, shipping, transport

(the commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials)

4. ecstasy, rapture, transport, exaltation, raptus

(a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion; "listening to sweet music in a perfect rapture"- Charles Dickens)

5. tape drive, tape transport, transport

(a mechanism that transports magnetic tape across the read/write heads of a tape playback/recorder)

6. transportation, transport, transfer, transferral, conveyance

(the act of moving something from one location to another)

Overview of verb transport

The verb transport has 5 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (4) transport

(move something or somebody around; usually over long distances)

2. (2) transport, carry

(move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body; "You must carry your camping gear"; "carry the suitcases to the car"; "This train is carrying nuclear waste"; "These pipes carry waste water into the river")

3. (1) enchant, enrapture, transport, enthrall, ravish, enthral, delight

(hold spellbound)

4. transport, send, ship

(transport commercially)

5. transmit, transfer, transport, channel, channelize, channelise

(send from one person or place to another; "transmit a message") © 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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