Definitions for seaportˈsiˌpɔrt, -ˌpoʊrt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sea•portˈsiˌpɔrt, -ˌpoʊrt(n.)

  1. a port or harbor that accommodates seagoing vessels.

    Category: Nautical, Navy

  2. a town or city at such a place.

Origin of seaport:

1590–1600

Princeton's WordNet

  1. seaport, haven, harbor, harbour(noun)

    a sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo

Wiktionary

  1. seaport(Noun)

    A town or harbour with facilities for seagoing ships to dock and take on or discharge cargo.

  2. Origin: See sea and port

Webster Dictionary

  1. Seaport(noun)

    a port on the seashore, or one accessible for seagoing vessels. Also used adjectively; as, a seaport town

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. seaport

    A land facility designated for reception of personnel or materiel moved by sea, and that serves as an authorized port of entrance into or departure from the country in which located. See also port of debarkation; port of embarkation.


Translations for seaport

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

seaport(noun)

a port on the coast.

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