port

port(
port
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (geography)
a. el puerto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
During the storm, the vessel took shelter in a port on the coast of Quebec.Durante la tormenta, la nave se refugió en un puerto sobre la costa de Quebec.
2. (harbor town)
a. el puerto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The merchandise will be shipped by train to the port of New Haven, and from there by boat to England.La mercancía será enviada por tren hasta el puerto de New Haven, y desde allí en barco a Inglaterra.
3. (nautical)
a. el babor
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
We need someone to move a little bit to port to balance out the boat.Necesitamos que alguien se mueva un poco a babor para ayudar con el equilibrio del barco.
4. (beverage)
a. el oporto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
My mom likes to drink a glass of port after dinner.A mi mamá le gusta beber una copa de oporto después de la cena.
5. (computing)
a. el puerto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
You have to connect the webcam to one of your computer's ports.Tienes que conectar la cámara en uno de los puertos de tu computadora.
6. (ship's window)
a. la portilla
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
We spent an hour watching the ocean from the port in our cabin.Pasamos una hora mirando el mar por la portilla de nuestro camarote.
b. el ojo de buey
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The cabin smelled of dirty socks, so Harold opened the port for ventilation.El camarote apestaba a calcetines sucios, así que Harold abrió el ojo de buey para ventilar.
7. (military)
a. la tronera
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The cannons were placed in the ports, ready to be fired.Los cañones se colocaron en la troneras listos para abrir fuego.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
8. (to turn to port)
a. poner a babor
The captain ordered to port the helm to turn the ship to starboard.El capitán ordenó poner el timón a babor para virar el barco a estribor.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
9. (from the port)
a. portuario
The port authorities asked for the shipment's documents.Las autoridades portuarias pidieron los documentos del envío.
10. (related to port)
a. de babor
The ship was unloaded from the port side.El barco fue descargado del lado de babor.
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port
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (computers)
a. el puerto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
parallel/serial portpuerto paralelo/(en) serie
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port [pɔːt]
noun
1 (harbour) puerto (m)
to come or put into port tomar puerto; to leave port hacerse a la mar; zarpar; port of call puerto (m) de escala; his next port of call was the chemist's luego fue a la farmacia; where is your next port of call? ¿adónde va ahora?; port of entry puerto (m) de entrada
any port in a storm la necesidad carece de ley
2 (city or town with a port) puerto (m)
modifier
portuario
port authority (n) autoridad (f) portuaria
port dues (n) derechos (m) de puerto
port facilities (n) facilidades (f) portuarias
port [pɔːt] (Náut) (Aer)
noun
(also port side) babor (m)
the sea to port la mar a babor; land to port! ¡tierra a babor!
adjective
de babor
on the port side a babor
transitive verb
to port the helm poner el timón a babor; virar a babor
port [pɔːt]
noun
(wine) oporto (m)
port [pɔːt]
noun
1 (Náut) (porthole) portilla (f)
2 (Comput) puerta (f); puerto (m); port (m)
3 (Mec) lumbrera (f)
4 (Mil) tronera (f)
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