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  1. outport(noun)

    a subsidiary port built in deeper water than the original port (but usually farther from the center of trade)


  1. outport(Noun)

    A port city or harbor which is secondary to a main port.

  2. outport(Noun)

    In Newfoundland and Labrador any city, town, or village having a port, other than the main port of St. John's.


  1. Outport

    Outport is the name given in the United Kingdom for a subsidiary port built in deeper water than the original port. The Port of Tilbury from the Port of London is a good example. Avonmouth and Bristol and, on a smaller and now historical scale, Fordwich and Canterbury are others.

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