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a subsidiary port built in deeper water than the original port (but usually farther from the center of trade)
A port city or harbor which is secondary to a main port.
In Newfoundland and Labrador any city, town, or village having a port, other than the main port of St. John's.
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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