Definition of PORTS

noun : PORTS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

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

  • 4. (

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

  • 5. (

    ) (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) ;

verb : PORTS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

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

  • 2. (

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

  • 3. (

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

  • 4. (

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

  • 5. (

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

  • 6. (

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

  • 7. (

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

  • 8. (

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

Adjective : PORTS

Source: WordNet 3.1


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