a port visited briefly by a ship, usually to take on or discharge passengers and cargo or to undergo repairs.
any port where a ship stops, excluding its home port
any place visited on a traveller’s itinerary
noun 1. 1 (def 3). noun 1. (law) an airport, harbour, etc, where customs officials are stationed to supervise the entry into and exit from a country of persons and merchandise
[pawr-tuh-fee-noh, pohr-; Italian pawr-taw-fee-naw] /ˌpɔr təˈfi noʊ, ˌpoʊr-; Italian ˌpɔr tɔˈfi nɔ/ noun 1. a village in NW Italy, SE of Genoa: tourist resort.
[pawrt-uh v-speyn, pohrt-] /ˈpɔrt əvˈspeɪn, ˈpoʊrt-/ noun 1. a seaport on NW Trinidad, in the SE West Indies: the national capital of Trinidad and Tobago. noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. an independent republic in the West Indies, comprising the islands of Trinidad and Tobago: member of the Commonwealth of Nations. 1980 sq. mi. […]
portogram por·to·gram (pôr’tə-grām’) n. A radiographic image obtained by portography.