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Port

Definition of port:

part of speech: verb

To put ( as the helm) to the left side of a ship ( lit. to " carry"): to hold, as a musket, in a slanting direction upward across the body.

part of speech: noun

A gate or entrance: a porthole: lid of a porthole.

part of speech: verb

To turn to the port, or left, side of a ship; as, to port the helm.

part of speech: noun

Bearing: demeanor: carriage of the body: the left side of a ship.

part of speech: noun

A place where vessels arrive and depart; a harbor; haven; manner or bearing; the left side of a ship as one faces the bow; a round opening, or window, called a porthole, in the side of a ship; especially, such an opening used for a gun; a dark- colored sweet wine.

part of speech: noun

A harbor; gate; porthole; a Portuguese wine; carriage; external appearance; left side of a ship.

part of speech: noun

A dark purple wine from Oporto in Portugal.

part of speech: noun

A harbor: a haven or safe station for vessels.

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