[pawr-tij luh prair-ee, pohr-] /ˈpɔr tɪdʒ lə ˈprɛər i, ˈpoʊr-/
a city in S Manitoba, in S central Canada, W of Winnipeg.
[pawr-tl, pohr-] /ˈpɔr tl, ˈpoʊr-/ noun 1. a door, gate, or entrance, especially one of imposing appearance, as to a palace. 2. an iron or steel bent for bracing a framed structure, having curved braces between the vertical members and a horizontal member at the top. 3. an entrance to a tunnel or mine. 4. […]
[al-bur-nee] /ælˈbɜr ni/ noun 1. a port in SW British Columbia, in SW Canada, on the E central part of Vancouver Island, on an inlet of the Pacific Ocean.
- Portal canal
portal canal n. Any of the various spaces in the liver that contain connective tissue and the branchings of the bile ducts, portal vein, hepatic artery, nerves, and lymphatics.
noun, Physiology. 1. blood flow in a portal system. portal circulation n. Circulation of blood to the liver from the small intestine via the portal vein.