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Main Entry: 1trans·port
Pronunciation: tran(t)s-primarystresspomacr(schwa)rt, -primarystresspodot(schwa)rt
Function: verb
Etymology: Middle English transporten "to transport," from early French transporter or Latin transportare (both, same meaning), from Latin trans- "across, through, so as to change" and portare "to carry" --related to PORTABLE
1 : to transfer or convey from one place to another
2 : to fill with delight
3 : to send to a penal colony overseas
- trans·port·able /-schwa-bschwal/ adjective
- trans·port·er noun

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