[pawr-ter-vil, pohr-] /ˈpɔr tərˌvɪl, ˈpoʊr-/
a town in central California.
[pawrt, pohrt] /pɔrt, poʊrt/ noun 1. the left-hand side of a vessel or aircraft, facing forward. adjective 2. pertaining to or designating port. 3. located on the left side of a vessel or aircraft. verb (used with or without object) 4. to turn or shift to the port, or left, side. /pɔːt/ noun 1. a […]
[French pawr-tey-tyen] /French pɔr teɪˈtyɛn/ noun 1. former name of .
/ˈpɔːtˌfaɪə/ noun 1. (formerly) a slow-burning fuse used for firing rockets and fireworks and, in mining, for igniting explosives
[pawrt-foh-lee-oh, pohrt-] /pɔrtˈfoʊ liˌoʊ, poʊrt-/ noun, plural portfolios. 1. a flat, portable case for carrying loose papers, drawings, etc. 2. such a case for carrying documents of a government department. 3. the total holdings of the securities, commercial paper, etc., of a financial institution or private investor. 4. the office or post of a minister […]