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ports, plural;
  1. Transfer (software) from one system or machine to another
    • - the software can be ported to an IBM RS/6000
  2. Carry (a rifle or other weapon) diagonally across and close to the body with the barrel or blade near the left shoulder
    • - Detail! For inspection—port arms!
  1. The position required by an order to port a rifle or other weapon
    • - Parker had his rifle at the port
  2. A person's carriage or bearing
    • - she has the proud port of a princess
  3. A transfer of software from one system or machine to another

  1. put or turn on the left side, of a ship; "port the helm"
  2. a place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country
  3. sweet dark-red dessert wine originally from Portugal
  4. bring to port; "the captain ported the ship at night"
  5. an opening (in a wall or ship or armored vehicle) for firing through
  6. interface: (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)
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  8. Port is a municipality in the canton of Bern in Switzerland, located in the Biel/Bienne administrative district.
  9. In computer science, porting is the process of adapting software so that an executable program can be created for a computing environment that is different from the one for which it was originally designed (e.g. different CPU, operating system, or third party library). ...
  10. In medicine, a port (or portacath) is a small medical appliance that is installed beneath the skin. A catheter connects the port to a vein. ...
  11. Port and starboard are nautical terms which refer to the left and right sides (respectively) of a ship as perceived by a person on board facing the bow (front). At night, the port side of a vessel is indicated with a red navigation light and the starboard side with a green one.
  12. Port Silt Loam is the state soil of Oklahoma. This type of soil is reddish in color due to the weathering of reddish sandstones, siltstones, and shales of the Permian geologic era. It is a medium textured soil and is an alluvial soil deposited along flood plains. ...
  13. A place on the coast at which ships can shelter, or dock to load and unload cargo or passengers; A town or city containing such a place; The left-hand side of a vessel, including aircraft, when one is facing the front. ...
  14. (portation) The act of carrying or transporting something; transportation; The act of porting software between hardware or operating system platforms
  15. (Ports) An interface through which data is transferred between a computer and other devices (such as a printer, mouse, keyboard, or monitor), a network, or a direct connection to another computer.
  16. (Ports) A connection point for a cable.
  17. (Ports) This refers to the number of connections that a certain phone system can handle, specifically referring to PBX phone systems. This includes the total number of incoming lines, as well as the number of extensions.
  18. ("ports") "places", "points" and "premises"
  19. (PORTS) "The Physical Oceanographic Real-Time System is a program of the National Ocean Service that supports safe and cost-efficient navigation by providing ship masters and pilots with accurate real-time information required to avoid groundings and collisions." (taken from NOS PORTS page).
  20. (Ports) (Part of the transport layer in the TCP/IP model, but of the session layer in the OSI model) Ports are essentially ways to address multiple entities in the same location. ...
  21. (Ports) A feature of TCP/IP is that it uses port numbers to identify application services on a given machine. A “port” is not a physical connection, but a conceptual service identifier. Software that implements a given service waits for requests at a predetermined and well-known protocol port. ...
  22. (Ports) A port is a logical component of the TCP connection. Learning more about ports will help you better defend your network by closing off ports and services which are not required. You can read more about ports particularly the well known ports at Internet Assigned Numbers Authority(IANA). ...
  23. (Ports) A port is a place on the RedEye hardware where your device(s) “attach.” On RedEye and RedEye mini, there is only one physical port and it is hidden for simplicity – we control devices using infrared light emitting diodes (LEDs). ...
  24. (Ports) Common abbreviation for teleports.  You can be teleported by grouping with a Druid or Wizard of lvl 29 or higher who can cast a teleport spell on the group to whisk you all away to your new location.
  25. (Ports) Dock connector vs USB, VGA and everything else. Personally, I cry over the fact that they still didn’t put in USB ports in the new iPad but I guess that’s because it’s a battery sucking beast. ...